16 April, 2019
What is sustainability?
Sustainability: 'the quality of causing little or no damage and therefore able to continue for a long time.' When I was growing up, beyond the year 2000 was the realm of flying cars and imagination false
4 April, 2019
What changed my behaviour?
Landing with a bump into the Heathrow and the cold, damp funk of Brexit Britain, I cast my mind over the week’s events, to the people I have met and the brief glimpse I had into their lives. Whilst false
20 March, 2019
Have we become desensitised to the danger of plastic pollution?
I was sickened to read this week that a whale was beached dead with 40 kilos of plastic waste in its stomach. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-47608949 Another piece of evidence false
11 March, 2019
Think Differently. Ditto Sustainability launch the Fire and Rescue e-learning module.
Think differently, the now infamous advertising campaign produced by Apple between 1997 and 2002 highlighted that people who see things differently change things: “Here’s to the crazy ones, the false
6 March, 2019
Five things you need to know about the Resources and Waste Strategy Consultations
On the 18th February the Government published a series of documents asking for the public views on key areas of waste management. Resident expert David Newman has compiled the top five things you false
30 January, 2019
Smoke and Mirrors
I was recently asked to present at the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (formerly BIFM) AGM about the plastic’s ‘crisis’. A subject that I had written about for World Environment day false
17 December, 2018
Drowning in Plastic
On November 29th I was invited to join Liz Bonnin, BBC environmental documentarist, to talk at the Royal Geographic Society on how we as a Planet are ‘drowning in plastics’ a documentary originally false
26 October, 2018
My time at CivTech®
Where in Scotland does the public sector, private sector, community, investors and third sector come together to build innovative, industry defining ideas? The answer is CivTech®. A unique false
24 October, 2018
Ditto Sustainability thrilled to win CivTech® 3.0's Challenge 6
Ditto Sustainability has been chosen to transform the re-use of products for NHS Scotland. Reducing waste, providing cost savings, and developing skilled jobs; stimulating the Scottish circular false