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Released 17th April 2013 Global engineering and design firm, Arup has unveiled a pilot in Germany for the first ever algae powered building (known as a ‘bio-adaptive façade’) called ‘BIQ House’. The company (in cooperation with SSC Strategic Science Consult) has designed the facility as part … Continue reading

April 17th, 2013

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Released 12th April 2013 Compass Group today unveiled new software to help chefs cut the environmental impact of their menus through a software application that aids waste reduction efforts. The web based application enjoyably named ‘Carbon Foodprint’ used by the global … Continue reading

April 12th, 2013

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Released 5th April 2013 Global consulting and services company Accenture launched its Cloud Platform today to reduce energy and emissions and support cloud services already delivered to more than 4000 clients including over half of the Fortune Global 100. In the run … Continue reading

April 5th, 2013

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Released 3rd April 2013 The Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative (AMSCI) put forward by Birmingham City Council and the Department of Business, Innovation and skills to increase supply chain competitiveness has launched rounds three and four. The competition has been … Continue reading

April 3rd, 2013

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Released March 27 2013 Written by packagingnews.co.uk Packaging companies across Europe are responding to customer demands for energy use and carbon emissions disclosure but is this more trouble than it’s worth or a valuable exercise in supply chain transparency, asks Ecodesk’s … Continue reading

March 27th, 2013

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Released : 26th March 2013 Manufacturing company Henkel has announced a plan to educate a minimum of 1000 employees in sustainability by the end of 2013, as part of its on-going ‘Sustainability Ambassador’ programme. Staff in the Laundry and Home care sector … Continue reading

March 26th, 2013

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Released : 21st March 2013 Bupa has pledged to reduce its carbon output by 20 per cent as part of its ‘Well World’ initiative. An active voice in the international arena of climate change for some time, Bupa is now advocating … Continue reading

March 21st, 2013

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