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Tackling Packaging & Disposable Coffee Cups

Tackling Packaging & Disposable Coffee Cups

By on Jan 24, 2018 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

The billions of coffee cups that are thrown away every year, mostly ending up in landfill, have been making headlines recently as MPs propose a 25p ‘latte levy’. Plastic waste has also been in the spotlight as alarming statistics surface: Europeans generate 25m tonnes of plastic waste annually, but less than 30% is collected for recycling.

Many Fit for the Future members are already challenging industry norms when it comes to finding practical solutions to the problems of single-use packaging and coffee cups. Here are some of our favourite examples

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Making Contact: The Switch from Diesel to Electric

Making Contact: The Switch from Diesel to Electric

By on Jan 3, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Switching to EVs can be a win-win for organisations if circumstances are right, enabling them to lessen the impact they have on the environment and save significant amounts of money. But what are the potential pitfalls, and what advice would those who’ve already gone down the EV route give to other organisations?

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Network Harvest 2017- in Pictures

Network Harvest 2017- in Pictures

By on Nov 28, 2017 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

We heard from heritage and charitable organisations at the forefront of action on climate change- the people who are pioneering sustainable projects and innovations, saving money, and ensuring a resilient future for their organisations. It was the Network Harvest 2017, our annual members event, and what an inspiring day it was!

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