Latest News

Our News Library lists all the Green Intelligence articles that ENWORKS has published since September 2009.

Posted on 7 August 2009

UK new cement firm raises funding for ‘green cement’ development

New environmental technology offers potential for significant carbon dioxide reduction in construction industry.
Posted on 4 August 2009

Red Bull receive record fine for packaging waste offences

The London based soft drinks importer has been ordered to pay a record £271,800 after failing to meet recycling requirements.
Posted on 31 July 2009

Biodiesel Quality Protocol published

A new Quality Protocol for waste-derived biodiesel has been published by the Environment Agency and the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) as part of their Waste Protocols project.
Posted on 31 July 2009

Consultation on odour guidance for compost sites

A new consultation has been launched by the Environment Agency on revised guidance on odour management at permitted composting facilities.
Posted on 31 July 2009

Further funding for low carbon technologies

The Carbon Trust has opened a second round of funding for the development of low carbon technologies.
Posted on 31 July 2009

Huge reduction in carrier bag usage after voluntary supermarket target

The UK’s 7 leading supermarkets and its customers are now using 418 million fewer single-use carrier bags per month compared to 3 years ago.
Posted on 31 July 2009

New consultation on Hazardous Waste Strategy for the UK

A new consultation has been published by the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) on a proposed new strategy for hazardous waste management in the UK.
Posted on 31 July 2009

New Quality Protocol materials announced

The Environment Agency has announced that Quality Protocols will be developed for 4 new waste material streams as part of its Waste Protocol 2009/10 programme of work with the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP).
Posted on 31 July 2009

Reduction on Climate Change Levy for plastics sector

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has announced that it is in the final stages of entering into a Climate Change Agreement with the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC).
Posted on 27 July 2009

Agreement to help protect British farmland

Government has announced that a new commitment has been made between itself and the UK farming community to ensure British farmers support and protect wildlife and biodiversity.