Chartered water body names new CEO

The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) has appointed Dr Simon Festing as its new CEO. Dr Festing originally trained in medicine and spent the last two years as Chief Executive at the Society for General Microbiology. In the past he has also worked at Friends of the Earth and volunteered for Greenpeace. […]

CIWEM hails carbon-cutting initiatives

The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management has more than achieved its pledge to make significant carbon emission cuts as part of the 10:10 campaign. Although 10:10 aimed to persuade Britain to cut its emissions by 10% by 2010, organisations that had already been working on reducing emissions were asked to commit to a […]