A new organisation hopes that independent testing system will enable consumers to make the right choices in the cars they buy – both new and used.
Bill Ford, Executive Chairman of the Ford Motor Company, outlines his vision in a short film made to mark the company's 18th annual sustainability report.
Lush cosmetics has collaborated with James Cropper 3D Products to create packaging for its solid bath oils from recycled coffee cups, notoriously difficult to reuse.
Two conventional UK farmers talk about how they successfully grow crops without bee harming neonicotinoid pesticides, and why they support a ban.
Crickets can contain up to three times more protein than your average piece of steak, and research has found that cricket production has a lower negative impact on the environment than the farming of chickens.
Tetronics are currently working on a project with Innovate UK to help stop the growing e-waste epidemic in the UK. The project will turn your old electronic devices into value by extracting precious metals such as gold and silver and other valuable metals such as copper and tin.
Hubbub Foundation UK, the charity creators of ‘Poly-Mer’ – the world’s first boat made from 99% recycled plastic waste - has been given £77,250 to take children on educational 'plastic fishing' trips in the River Thames docks near Canary Wharf to make more pollution-busting boats. Poly-Mer was launched at the Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre in London to raise awareness of the growing levels of plastic pollution in Britain’s waterways.
Environment Agency fisheries officers use a variety of techniques to go about trying to understand and manage fish stocks within The Relief Channel, a huge flood relief system in Norfolk.
This autumn electricity started flowing from the world's first floating wind farm operated by Statoil in partnership with Masdar. The 30 MW Hywind Scotland pilot park will demonstrate the feasibility of future commercial floating wind farms that could be more than four times the size. This will further increase the global market potential for offshore wind energy.
An import by sail has saved over 1kg of carbon per bottle as Raymond Reynolds Ltd has shipped wines and olive oil from Portugal to England powered by wind, the vessel being managed and chartered by Brittany-based Trans Oceanic Wind Transport.