Sustainability ‘needed to deliver an NHS fit for the future’

Around 92% of NHS Estate Managers believe procurement departments are ignoring sustainability

UK’s largest firms commit hundreds of millions to fight climate change

HSBC, Amazon and John Lewis have made pledges to cut carbon for ‘Green GB Week’

Will Claire Perry’s dietary advice make a meal out of climate change?

The Energy and Climate Minister is reluctant to tell people to eat less carbon intensive meat

Tesco bins best before dates in bid to banish food waste

The supermarket says around 69% of British customers believe scrapping best before dates is a good idea

Green businesses ‘boast best performance and profits’

A new report suggests RE100 companies can be up to 7.7% more successful than their peers

Waitrose gets plastic waste in the bag with compostable replacements

The supermarket has pledged to scrap single-use plastic carrier bags by March

New York to use $127.7m VW emissions settlement to fund EVs

It plans to cut emissions equivalent to removing 65,000 traditional cars from the road

New sustainable innovation manual for built environment

The UK Green Building Council’s guide also includes practical templates to promote new thinking and help organise ideas

Pakistan commits to planting 10 billion trees… sounds oak-ay

The scheme aims to help reduce the effects of climate change by absorbing large amounts of carbon dioxide

University of Strathclyde enrolls in green rewards scheme

It will use an online app to reward sustainable behaviours on and off its campus