Has zero waste become something of a lazy opt out clause for companies? Andrew Gadd considers the deeper implications of this buzzword for sustainability
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has today unveiled the Government's offshore wind industry strategy claiming it will help keep Britain the world leader in "one of the most important industries of the 21st Century".
Transport Minister Norman Baker has announced £25m of capital funding to enable the construction of demonstration-scale waste-to-fuel and other advanced biofuel plants in the UK.
Barclays bank has reported a 7% reduction in total CO2 emissions in 2012 compared to 2011, largely due to energy efficiency measures in the UK and South Africa.
More must be done to drive water sensitive urban design where water cycle management is integrated with the built environment, according to a construction think tank.
Creating a brand concept around the sustainability of British farming and food could help drive better environmental practice across supply chains for food producers and retailers.
Global healthcare company Merck has announced that it reduced its direct greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 10.4% since 2009, surpassing its 10% reduction goal three years ahead of schedule.
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