17 June, 2019
"The UK committing to net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is historic."
The announcement from the outgoing UK Prime Minister Theresa May on June 12th can be read in many ways. Politically it could be holding the future PM hostage to fortune, having to implement a policy false
12 June, 2019
UK goes to net zero carbon by 2050
The UK Government has committed to being a net-zero emitter of carbon by 2050. Outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May said:
7 June, 2019
Sustainability in the food chain
It’s going to be increasingly apparent over coming decades that society has an insurmountable problem with food. The planet will be holding more people than ever. More people require more urban land false
31 May, 2019
What is the future for plastic?
As much as many of us would like to kick the habit, the simple truth is that the UK, like much of the world, is hooked on plastic. According to a recent report commissioned by retail app Ubamarket, false
29 May, 2019
The circular economy: the state of the nation
Earlier in May, the annual Circular Change conference took place in Ljubljana, Slovenia. It celebrated many successes, with many speakers taking an upbeat view of the future. However, this view comes false
23 May, 2019
UK Government ban on single-use plastics: comment
The bans on certain types of single use plastics is to be welcomed and will help reduce littering and plastics going to the marine and soil environments.
17 May, 2019
Sustainability in business thinking is still rare
I have been invited in my capacity as an Advisor at Ditto Sustainability to talk in their sponsored session at Edie Live on May 22nd 2019 about sustainability in business. This has led me to refresh false
25 April, 2019
The consultations on resource and waste policy - May 2019
The consultations published last December by DEFRA and the Treasury have a deadline for submissions of May 12th and 13th. They concern how England should manage its waste collections and treatment; false