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Getting from A to B: all about B Corporations

Getting from A to B: all about B Corporations

You may have noticed a prominent ‘B’ in a circle within a seal stating ‘Certified B Corporation’ – on a…
What's the role of carbon offsets for your company?

What's the role of carbon offsets for your company?

When we hear the term ‘carbon offsets’, many of us think of tree planting…and greenwashing. These generalisations can undermine people’s…
Financing a net positive future for the UK

Financing a net positive future for the UK

Rishi Sunak to announce £15bn green finance plan June 30th, 2021, saw the publication of the UK Government’s Green Financing…
Ground-breaking food and drink eco-labelling scheme to be piloted in September

Ground-breaking food and drink eco-labelling scheme to be piloted in September

A food and drink eco-labelling scheme has been put together by Foundation Earth, a newly-formed non-profit organisation backed by UK…
May 26th, 2021 – a turning point for investments in Big Oil?

May 26th, 2021 – a turning point for investments in Big Oil?

‘Netherlands court orders oil giant to cut emissions’ Widely reported on May 26th 2021, a ground-breaking court case in the…
Where to begin with sustainability in primary and secondary education

Where to begin with sustainability in primary and secondary education

When a primary or secondary school — whether it’s a sixth form or a higher education college — embarks on…
World Bee Day — May 20th

World Bee Day — May 20th

Taking a walk yesterday along the South Downs coastal path near the Seven Sisters, I came across a nature board…
What's the difference between net zero and carbon neutral?

What's the difference between net zero and carbon neutral?

A couple of months ago, we wrote about the UNFCCC’s Race To Zero campaign. But what exactly is net zero,…
Investing for a sustainable future

Investing for a sustainable future

There is little doubt that systemic change is required to the way business and society operates if a drastic reduction…