Plastic Free focus for World Environmental Day

June 5th is World Environment Day, the date that the United Nations designated to raise awareness of the environment and focus political attention and action worldwide.    World Environment Day was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972 to mark the opening of the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment. Another resolution, adopted … Continue reading Plastic Free focus for World Environmental Day

Are individual behaviours making a bigger impact than Governments?

To date, we have looked to Government initiatives and agreements to drive the sustainability agenda, with multinational talks and agreements to set targets.  However, these don’t seem to have been very successful, as despite Heads of State signing up to limit global warming to 20C by 2050, it looks as though we will have trouble … Continue reading Are individual behaviours making a bigger impact than Governments?

Will we survive until The Day After Tomorrow?

I have read two really disturbing news articles this week which make me concerned that we may be too late to save ourselves from disaster. Record levels of carbon in the atmosphere National news stories have picked up that global concentrations of CO2 have reached a level in the atmosphere not seen for over three … Continue reading Will we survive until The Day After Tomorrow?

How will your business cope with weather extremes?

I am not a climate change expert, and therefore am not qualified to state if the weather we are experiencing is due to the activity of man or the cyclical changes that this planet has been subjected to since it was formed. My assumption that it is cyclical changes exacerbated by manmade pollutants that are … Continue reading How will your business cope with weather extremes?