Rap battle: Sustainability's latest Millennial marketing trend
From BT laying down a track about minimising emissions to a Dutch hip-hop star freestyling about Heineken's reduced water consumption, edie explores the latest trend in CSR reporting: rap music.
Green beans: 5 sustainable coffee innovations
Coffee. It got you out of bed this morning, it's an excuse to meet an old friend and it propels you through those late-night deadlines. We all love coffee - 1.6 billion cups of it are drunk every day - and supplying that demand has made it the second most traded commodity on the planet after oil.
Propelair toilets at McDonalds Canterbury
Nine Propelair units have been installed at McDonalds St George's Street, which serves the Whitefriars Shopping Centre in Canterbury. It is open 24 hours and its washrooms are heavily used, so Propelair's robust design and potential for water saving offered significant appeal. The new toilets have provided the restaurant with substantial environmental and financial benefits.
The Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow chooses Propelair
Following a successful trial earlier this year, the Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust in Harlow has chosen to refurbish all of its public toilets using the Propelair WC system. In addition to the obvious water savings and reduction in utility bills, the technology brings substantial hygiene benefits that are of particular importance in a healthcare setting. Propelair's flush efficiency has also added value by eliminating blockages in areas of extreme high usage where issues had previously arisen on a daily basis.
English water retail market April 2017
The water act 2014 enables the creation of a new English Water Retail market which allows businesses, charities and public sector organisations like yours to take full advantage of the discounts and water savings on offer in this new and exciting English water retail market place. 1.2 million businesses, charities and public sector organisations will be able to choose who supplies their water and waste water services.