Internet of Things Sensors

Cities in the Circular Economy

Cities in the Circular Economy The Role of Digital Technology Ashima Sukhdev, Julia Vol, Kate Brandt, Robin Yeoman, Google, The Ellen MacArthur Foundation At the heart of creativity, innovation and growth, urban environments could become hotbeds of circular economy activity, enabling … Continued

Trans Frontier Shipment

Trans Frontier Shipment of Waste What Happens Now China Has Banned Waste Imports? China’s plans to ban imports of foreign waste present an “opportunity” for the UK, an environment minister has said. Therese Coffey said she understood the plans were … Continued

The Ecolabel

The Ecolabel Towards a Circular Economy The EU EcoLabel promotes Europe’s transition to a circular economy, where materials stay in a loop, so new products begin when old ones end. This drives manufacturers to produce goods that: Promote green innovation and sustainable industries Generate less … Continued

UK Clean Growth Strategy

UK Clean Growth Strategy Clean & Affordable Energy for All Clean growth means growing our national income while cutting greenhouse gas emissions. Achieving clean growth, while ensuring an affordable energy supply for businesses and consumers, is at the heart of the UK’s … Continued

Deposit Refund System

Impacts of a Deposit Refund System for One-way Beverage Packaging on Local Authority Waste Services Report by Eunomia Dr Dominic Hogg Tim Elliott Dr Adrian Gibbs Andy Grant Dr Chris Sherrington Report commissioned by Keep Britain Tidy, Campaign to Protect Rural England, Marine Conservation … Continued

Green Alliance Lean and Clean

Green Alliance Lean and Clean   Improving resource efficiency is a future proof route to higher productivity for manufacturing. Improving the performance of manufacturing is crucial to rebalancing the UK economy north to south. Manufacturing is 15-20 per cent of … Continued