Edie+ articles on this day... for November 2013, 2012, 2009, 2004

Take a trip into the past and see what articles were in published in November 2013, 2012, 2009, 2004

November 2013

The John Lewis Partnership is exploring a pay-by-weight model for its waste collection activities in a bid to gather more accurate data that will inform its sustainability strategy
In this week's 'In conversation', edie speaks to one of the company's leading innovation in 3D design, engineering and software. Autodesk's head of sustainability solutions, Emma Stewart, talks about the next steps in sustainable innovation.
Liz Gyekye presents the 2013 waste industry highlights across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland and offers a sneak preview of what's in store for 2014


November 2012

Greenest city ambitionsCanada's West Coast city has its sights set on becoming the world's greenest metropolis. David Gilliver reports
Waste authorities need to be wary of contractors offering too good a deal when outsourcing their services or it will be the tax payer who loses out in the end, argues Paul Langham
Social and environmental responsibility is the foundation upon which French shoe and accessory manufacturer Veja built its business from the outset - with considerable success, going from manufacturing 5,000 pairs of shoes to 125,000 pairs in just six years.
» Checking in for a greener stay
» BIS: Building skills for a green economy
» Inspiring Europe to an energy efficient future
» Taking stock of climate change
» Is it time to come clean on SRF?


November 2009

Implementing good maintenance procedures can sustain a pump's service life. Phil Burge reveals what measures companies can take.
Seven leading industry bodies, including CIWEM and the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), are calling for a more joined up approach to tackling urban flood risk.
We can trust market economics to reveal the true value of chewing gum and Ferraris - but should take care with more complex matters such as conservation, writes Barrie Clarke
» Wireless wonders
» Plastic? It's just fantastic
» PROTECTING THE WATERS
» Can one IT solution measure up for all?
» Can Scotland zero in on waste?
» Comment: are leaked emails nail in IPCC coffin?
» Private sewer transfer prompts work fears


November 2004

Regeneration is paying significant dividends both in terms of a rising share of new homes being built on 'recycled' land and in major projects to revitalise contaminated sites. LAWE Editor Alexander Catto reviews developments
Melanie Williams, Environmental Measurements Group Leader at the National Physical Laboratory, outlines the NPL's sophisticated services in the measurement of a range of gases
Economic downturn has eroded the capacity of communities in Zimbabwe to run and maintain their water supply systems, says UNICEF spokeswoman Shantha Bloeman. Millennium Development Goal (MDG) assessments, estimate that 50% of systems are non-functional.
» Combined techniques save Czech spa
» India-Nepal flood plans collaboration
» Top trenchless techniques
» Rush to recycle in Melbourne
» Three launches at IWA's big gathering
» Tapping into SAP
» Strategic energy options