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Posted on 22 April 2020

Manufacturing with purpose: In Conversation with Crystal Doors

Richard Hagan, director of Rochdale manufacturer Crystal Doors, tells us about his radical plans to become carbon neutral by 2022 and what it’s like becoming a critical supplier to the NHS.
Posted on 22 April 2020

University to launch sustainability hub for SMEs

The University of Manchester’s Henry Royce Institute has announced a new programme of support to help Greater Manchester SMEs find innovative solutions to sustainable plastics.
Posted on 22 April 2020

Government sets out transport challenge

A new report setting out the government’s vision for tackling transport emissions says that 2020 will be a crucial year for establishing new policies and plans, with reducing car use high on the agenda.
Posted on 22 April 2020

Sustainability offers Coronavirus protection

Evidence is emerging that companies with strong environmental and social credentials are more likely to be resilient to the challenges of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Posted on 22 April 2020

Coronavirus increasing interest in electric vehicles

As game-changing tax breaks for electric vehicles come into effect, research shows that the improved air quality resulting from COVID-19 restrictions is encouraging more drivers to go electric.
Posted on 22 April 2020

UN climate summit in Glasgow postponed

The UK has been forced to delay a crucial UN climate conference in Glasgow later this year, with green economic stimulus packages now set to be high on the agenda when it goes ahead in 2021.
Posted on 22 April 2020

Cities delay Clean Air Zones

Plans to introduce Clean Air Zones in major cities including Greater Manchester have been delayed due to Coronavirus disruptions, giving businesses more time to prepare.
Posted on 22 April 2020

Shutdown your factory? Here’s how to maximise savings during lockdown

Environmental business advisor Alasdair Dalzel-Job gives his top tips for maximising resource efficiency when fully or partially closing down operations due to the Coronavirus.
Posted on 22 April 2020

Leigh manufacturer reaps rewards of new filling line

Ingredient blending specialist Romix Foods is saving energy, raw materials and even using less plastic packaging thanks to a new production line installed with support from GC Business Growth Hub.
Posted on 25 March 2020

What to consider when switching to an electric fleet

Environmental business advisor Rebecca Chedd and green technologies and services advisor Jack Smith discuss the benefits of going electric and what businesses should consider before switching.