Blog

23
Jun

Reducing Time On Compliance

Top ten tips on how you can save time on compliance, by Louise Hosking (coverage in BFM Magazine).

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10
Apr

National Gardening Week starts 10th April 2017

National Gardening Week was launched six years ago by the RHS and since then has grown into the country’s biggest celebration of gardening. Thousands of people, gardens, charities, retailers, culture and heritage organisations and groups get involved and you can too. In 2017 at the RHS, National Gardening Week is all about helping new gardeners […]

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23
Mar

Did you know Earth Hour is 25th March 2017

The climate is changing , 2016 was the hottest year on record and the third consecutive record-breaking year of temperatures. Since 2000, 16 of the 17 hottest years have been recorded, and this pattern is expected to continue. Earth Hour reminds us small actions make a difference; be part of the movement. On 25 March at 8.30pm ‘turn-off’ & show support to address climate change. Read more here…

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20
Mar

World Water Day 22nd March 2017

World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is about taking action on water issues. In 2017, the theme is wastewater and the campaign, ‘Why waste water?’, is about reducing and reusing wastewater. Globally, over 80% of the wastewater generated by society goes back into the ecosystem without being treated or reused. Read more here…

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15
Feb

Circling around business waste

We have become used to the idea of recycling. We do it at home, and more businesses are recognising the financial benefits of waste segregation and recycling in the workplace. But is this enough? Liz Allen explains why a circular approach to business waste could benefit the environment and your bottom line (Coverage in Adjacent Government Magazine February 2017, Page 200).

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01
Feb

The Environment As A Business Issue Is Not Going Away

If you had to rate your environmental performance, what score would you give yourself? Liz Allen asks what the environment means to you and your business ((Coverage in Tomorrows Energy Management January 2017, pages 40 & 41).

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01
Feb

10 Environment Tips to Support FMs

Liz Allen provides 10 top environment tips and suggestions, tried and tested by FMs, to involve others to help improve environmental performance and manage service charge increases (coverage in Premises and Facilities Management Online).

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18
Jan

10 Top Health & Safety Tips for Winter

10 Top Tips: health and safety expert Louise Hosking warns Business Advice readers to make sure to properly protect your business, including staff and premises, from potentially hazardous winter conditions (coverage in Business Advise).

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28
Nov

IOSH: Accentuating the positive

We are in the business of changing hearts and minds, so that individuals make positive choices to look after themselves and others as part of the actions and decisions they make. Negative headlines, fines, problems and inspections all focus on what is wrong or what people can’t do. Louise Hosking writes on a subject close to her heart in this article (coverage in IOSH Magazine).

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20
Oct

The circular economy: Re-thinking waste

We have become used to the idea of recycling. We do it at home, and more businesses are recognising the financial benefits of waste segregation and recycling in the workplace. But is this enough? Liz Allen asks if your unwanted waste material could be just what someone else needs? (Coverage in Fresh Thinking.Com and FM Forum)

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