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Kicking off materiality assessment and the B Corp journey with Priory Direct packaging

Kicking off materiality assessment and the B Corp journey with Priory Direct packaging

A packaging company that wants to minimise packaging? That’s a paradox I couldn’t resist. So, when Kent-based Priory Direct — “The…
Stony Dean School: a social and environmental leader

Stony Dean School: a social and environmental leader

Stony Dean School in Buckinghamshire’s Chilterns is a specialist communication and interaction college for children aged 11-18 with a wide…
Apps for Good

Apps for Good

Last month we wrote about supporting Plant Your Future through our membership in 1% for the Planet. Today we’re excited…
How to tread lightly: low-carbon living

How to tread lightly: low-carbon living

Ever since we read Mike Berners-Lee’s brilliant book, How Bad Are Bananas?: The carbon footprint of everything, this infographic has…
Why we support Plant Your Future

Why we support Plant Your Future

When Jenny Henman was living in Iquitos – a city in the Peruvian Amazon – almost twenty years ago, she…
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…