edie feature articles on this day... for June 2018, 2017, 2014, 2009

Take a trip into the past and see what feature articles were in published in June 2018, 2017, 2014, 2009


June 2018



June 2017

Test bed: Scaling up a world-first recycling solution for MDF

edie investigates the green business potential of breakthrough technologies and innovations in this new series of 'test bed' case studies. First up: a look at a world-first solution that creates a secondary material from recycled MDF boards, generating zero waste in the process.

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We Are the Oceans: a new way to educate consumers on plastic waste

As sustainability practitioners search for new ways to drive consumer engagement, edie's Matt Mace hears from the 23-year-old founder of a new campaign group which is utilising music, video games and social media campaigns to capture the hearts and minds of millennials in tackling the issue of ocean

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In practice: PwC's new programme to drive responsible technology

With technological advances having an unprecedented impact on business operations, accountancy firm PwC has published a new responsible technology policy, setting out commitments and actions to ensure society can reap the benefits of the 'Fourth Industrial Revolution'.

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· In practice: Canary Wharf Group's closed-loop Clean Coffee Zone

· Bridging the gap: How Capgemini's new CSR head has gained valuable insight into boardroom buy-in

· Driving change: How can businesses increase efficiency for a greener fleet?

· Sustainable manufacturing roundtable: Turning challenges into opportunities



June 2014

Greener buildings: Bringing low-carbon construction into the mainstream

How far has sustainable construction come in the past decade? With exemplar buildings like the WWF's Living Planet Centre taking centre-stage in the current sustainable construction hall of fame, how well are eco-innovations trickling down to more 'everyday' developments? Mauro Montello investigates

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Managing your energy: Five top tips for businesses

With increasing energy costs and legislation pushing energy management further up the corporate agenda, edie brings you five 'light-bulb moments' to improve energy efficiency and boost margins.

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Water & Business: How to avoid the looming 'crisis'

In less than 16 years, the UN says that the demand for fresh water will outstrip supply by 40%. Businesses are acutely aware of the impending risks of managing with less water, but many are confused about exactly what to do, and where it should start. Peter Knight provides some clarity.

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· Making the Pledge: SC Johnson charts sustainability over time

· In Conversation with Coca-Cola's Joe Franses

· Nikwax: Using green chemistry to stand out from the crowd



June 2009

Using bacteria to clean up the sewerage system

Biosol is promising to revolutionise the wastewater industry with a technology based on cell signalling - using microbial control to slow down or speed up the metabolism and production of bacteria.

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Thousands of visitors and some smart new ideas

The place to be seen and to meet; the place to keep up to date and to boast about your latest development; the place to strut your stuff and negotiate your next deal - that was IWEX 2009

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Southern Water signs up BTU

BTU, a a newly-established joint venture between civil engineering contractors Barhale and Trant Construction, has won a multimillion-pound framework agreement with Southern Water. The six-year repair and maintenance programme, covering Hampshire and West Sussex, covers the tail end of the utility's

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· Burkert valves offer top-up facility to existing systems

· Durapipe helps clean up at Wessex Water

· AOP technology a boon for drinking water treatment

· CRL gets started on water tower repairs

· Opportunities knock North of the border

· NI officials champion water reform

· Rainwater or greywater?