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

Posted on 11 January 2010

Commission to clarify packaging Regulations

The European Commission is considering adapting the guidelines as to what constitutes packaging and what does not, for the purposes of the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive.
Posted on 11 January 2010

Government identifies Anaerobic Digestion as key to success of UK farming

The Government has encouraged the agricultural sector to make use of technologies such as Anaerobic Digestion in its new strategy, Food 2030.
Posted on 11 January 2010

Environment Agency makes first WEEE prosecution

The Environment Agency has made its first prosecution under the WEEE Regulations after large recycling company shows a ‘lack of management focus.’
Posted on 11 January 2010

Free Site Waste Management Plan for the construction sector

Envirowise, Envirolink Northwest and C-Tech Innovation are working in partnership to deliver a free unique half-day workshop on SWMPs for the construction sector.
Posted on 11 January 2010

Big companies not doing enough to reduce emissions

New research by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) has shown that carbon intensive firms are setting their emissions reduction targets too low.
Posted on 4 January 2010

‘SMEs: Building a Better Future’ workshop programme launched

The North West Construction Knowledge Hub is preparing to deliver a free programme of three hour workshops for the region’s built environment sector.
Posted on 4 January 2010

New regulations for producers of industrial and automotive batteries

New legislation has come into force to ensure that all waste industrial and automotive batteries are recycled.
Posted on 4 January 2010

New recycling qualification available

A new qualification has been launched to help train waste management staff as the UK gets to grips with recycling.
Posted on 4 January 2010

New Carbon Trust workshop

The Carbon Trust is running a free energy management workshop to help North West businesses cut their energy costs.
Posted on 4 January 2010

Carbon Trust supports revolutionary ‘light emitting wallpaper’ technology

North West company receives funding for technology which could replace light bulbs