News, Blogs & More

Here is a selection of news and views covering environmental issues, including member news, changes to the law, notable achievements, and general information that are of interest to environmental professionals.

Green Business Network

Investments under scrutiny

As the impacts of climate change continue to be felt around the world, pensions and other investments are increasingly coming under scrutiny. The latest large…

Attenborough issues climate warning

Sir David Attenborough has issued his sternest warning yet about climate change, and the urgency needed to take action. In an interview with the BBC,…
jacky sherman new member

New member

GBN was delighted to welcome new member Jacky Sherman of Asentiv at its January seminar, which focused on food and its impact on the environment.…
seminar pic Jan 2020

GBN Food Seminar

Green Business Network (GBN) was delighted to welcome new member Kirsteen Williamson-Guinn, a return to work health coach, who attended her first meeting today with…

Law recognises ethical veganism

An employment tribunal in Norwich has recognised ethical veganism as a philosophical belief, which could have profound implications for UK employers. The case under examination…

Plastic use in supermarkets rises

The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) has reported that plastic packaging produced by the UK’s supermarkets has risen to more than 900,000 tonnes a year. Seven…