Sustainable procurement

Sustainable Procurement

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Sustainable procurement practices are increasingly becoming top…
Tackling the packaging event

Suffolk and Norfolk take on the packaging challenge

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BEE Anglia programme partners and Carbon Smart with the East…
ESOS compliance Carbon Smart

ESOS then & now

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How has the sustainability world evolved since ESOS Phase 1? ESOS…
Supply chain scope 3 emissions

Closing the Scope 3 reporting gap

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A recent UN report revealed that governments have only pledged…
Plastic alternatives

Debunking the compostable myth

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Do you know the difference between compostable, biodegradable…
Solar installation for businesses

Solar technology: innovations, challenges and small scale installation benefits

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Combatting climate change through solar power Growing concerns…
Tackling the packing challenge

Tackling the Packaging Challenge

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Last year, Blue Planet struck a chord with the public: we have a plastics pollution problem. It’s leaching into our…
Carbon smart energy efficiency solutions

Will Electric Vehicles substitute fossil fuel cars over the coming years?

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The atmosphere has paid the price for more than a billion cars…
ESOS

ESOS Phase 2: beyond compliance and added value

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How can your business benefit from ESOS Phase 2? Many businesses…
sustainability strategy for your business

Sustainability strategy: have you got it right?

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The challenges around sustainability are the biggest of our generation,…
smart manufacturing event

Resource efficient business models

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How to drive efficiency and unlock new opportunities   Your…
small business environmental certification

How can small businesses join the route to sustainability?

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Although previously considered a somewhat abstract concept, sustainability…
Environmental verification

Environmental verification: less mechanical, more collaborative

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With the simultaneous advent of the Task Force on Climate-related…
Non financial reporting eunfr

Stepping up your company’s non-financial reporting to keep up with new legislation

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  Alongside financial information, reporting on non-financial…
CDP reporting

How can focusing on climate change recapture the purpose of reporting?

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Reporting season – whether you have already published or are…
Plastic problem

We have a problem and a lot of plastics

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The plastic mess we are in, what governments are doing and what…
Renewable energy solution Carbon Smart

2017 - UK’s greenest year to date thanks to renewables

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2017 may be blacklisted in many peoples’ minds as the year…

Reflecting upon the 2017 CDP results and preparing for the 2018 changes

We are excited to head into the new year with new developments…

7 simple ways companies can integrate Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Sustainability means different things not just for people but…
Blockchain carbonsmart

Everyone is talking about blockchain, so why all the hype?

When 10,000 government delegates met at COP23 to tackle climate…

We need to talk about plastics

It seems like we can’t go a day at the moment without reading…

8 tips to making your office more eco-friendly

Often, when you think about going green, the immediate consideration…

Clean Growth Strategy: What does it mean for businesses?

The long-awaited Clean Growth Strategy has been released on 12…

ESOS compliance & ISO 50001 - which is the best route for you?

With ESOS Phase 2 appearing on the horizon, many businesses are…

Plastic packaging alternatives – what should you procure?

Plastic, one of the most useful and versatile materials, but…

Could the EU NFRD have prevented the BBC pay scandal?

In July 2017, the BBC made headline news when the sheer scale…
Carbon smart energy and renewables

Could ESOS be the key to unlocking the UK’s Demand Side Response capacity?

We are currently living through a time of transition. As the…

The 2017 UK conversion factors are released

The arrival of the much-anticipated 2017 Defra UK conversion…

Sustainable building: how to make your office work for you

The building you’re working in right now could be making you…

You’ve got the power. Now what are you going to do with it?

Demand side response is often talked and written about. Energy…

Life below water - on ocean acidification and the UN's SDGs

One of the key business themes of the UN’s SDG 14 (sustainable…

Driving the sustainability agenda through diversity

Businesses have a uniquely challenging mission when driving the…

Turning targets into actions – on SDGs and volunteering

As we continue to unpick the UN’s sustainable development goals…

Half-baked: where have the Modern Slavery Statements fallen down?

Over 1,800 modern slavery statements were submitted by businesses…

How can businesses act on SDG 7 – Affordable and Clean Energy

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a “universal call…

Sustainable Development Goals - how should businesses act?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are ultimately…

3 tips for becoming a sustainable small business

Sustainability and the fight against climate change is often…
Renewable Energy solution

Keeping a weather eye: 5 key developments for renewables

Reading the popular media or governmental press releases alone…

Stone & Ceramic Ltd achieving Silver certification

Stone & Ceramic Ltd is a specialist natural stone and tiling…

17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – what, why and where to start?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are aimed at mobilising…

3 reasons to rethink plastics

With the global plastic production expected to increase to a…

3 eco-innovations in the packaging industry you should know about

The 2017 Packaging Innovations event in Birmingham on 1 &…

Biomass – a sustainable energy source for your community

Biomass is one of the most hotly contested renewable energy fuels,…

Carbon Smart works with BAFTA to improve what’s ‘on the box’

Have you ever stopped to wonder what’s being done about the…

The benefits of the Heat Networks Regulations to tenants

The Heat Network Regulations aim to improve the quality of service…

Just received your CDP summons? Our top tips for scoring success in 2017

Last week, over 5,800 global companies received their annual…

Creating resilient energy supply for communities

Resilience is a key sustainability and climate adaptation concept…

The Heat Network Regulations are catching up with housing associations

As the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy…

Energy efficiency in East Sussex: the LoCASE project

As the new year kicks off, Carbon Smart is heavily involved with…

Wonky vegetables: should you buy them?

Every year, approximately one third of the food produced is wasted,…