Sustainable drainage set to be mandated at new developments, UK Government confirms
All new developments in England will need to be fitted with sustainable drainage systems (SuDS), the UK Government has confirmed, in a bid to improve flood resilience and water quality.
Greening the game: The world’s most sustainable stadiums
Sports stadiums and pitches often require vast amounts of energy, water and raw materials to maintain them, with little prior thought given to sustainability. But the vast amounts of money involved in professional sport lends itself to exciting innovations, and the stadiums are no different.
Nikwax: Using green chemistry to stand out from the crowd
Winning the Queen's Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development is no easy task. But for Nikwax, it was deserved recognition. From harvesting rainwater to adopting a stringent restricted chemicals policy, the waterproofing and aftercare manufacturer is leading the way as a truly 'sustainable' business.
Sainsbury’s to open first carbon, waste and water neutral store
Sainsbury's will be opening its most environmentally friendly store in Leicester which will emit zero carbon from all operational energy used, send zero waste to landfill and will have zero impact on the water usage of the local catchment area.
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