Benefits of Ecotherapy

World mental health day takes place Tomorrow (October 10th) providing an opportunity to promote open discussions surrounding mental health. One in four of us will experience a mental health problem during our life time. During these times support is essential. Research has shown that ‘Ecotherapy’ can help improve mental wellbeing. Ecotherapy includes activities such as…

Launch of testimonial video

Our clients Ludlow Food Festival and Benham BMW provide an insight into the benefits of measuring and managing their businesses/organisations environmental performance.

October Newsletter

Congratulations to East Midlands Coatings who have achieved Credibly Green status. Having measured their environmental impact they are looking to reduce their electricity costs and carbon emissions by installing PVC curtains across the warehouse doors, investigating greener energy suppliers and installing solar panels. In September we joined our sister company Frith Resource Management at RWM2017….

Spreading green cheer – Credibly Green support Macmillan Cancer Support

We hosted a Macmillan coffee morning last Friday (29th September) to support Macmillan Cancer Support. Lots of yummy cakes were donated for the event from the traditional Victoria sponge to ‘break your diet’ brownies. Anne-Marie Craddock from AMC Massage provided foot and hand massages at the event allowing those who had overdosed on ‘cake’ to…

Who Knew – The Lesser Known Benefits Of Not Smoking

Public Health England each October run a Stoptober campaign to encourage people to quit smoking. Obviously stopping smoking is good for your health but it is also really good for the environment. Growing Tobacco Tobacco as a plant needs a lot of assistance to be successfully harvested. Tobacco farming is one of the largest users…

East Midland Coatings Ltd Testimonial

We value customer feedback, it allows us to identify ways in which we can improve our reporting service to ensure that our clients can maximise the benefits available from enhancing green credentials and improving environmental performance.   EMC Ltd have recently been awarded green credentials for measuring and taking steps to manage their environmental performance. They have already saved over…

How to be A Recycling Hero

Its Recycle week so I thought we would revisit recycling. Obviously recycling is different for different areas. This blog is what we can do here in Shropshire but it should still be relevant wherever you are, if it isn’t then ask your council why not. Recycling is great but reduce and reuse are even better….

Global Goals: What Are They & How Do We Measure Success?

16th – 23rd September is Global Goals Week. This is an annual celebration of the formation of the sustainable development goals decided by the UN in 2015. These 17 goals aim to change the world for the benefit of everyone, to eradicate poverty hunger and inequality, look after our environment and the animals and plants…

East Midland Coatings achieve a green award

EMC Ltd is awarded a ‘Green stamp’, as environmental measurement company Credibly Green report on the environmental impacts of the businesses operations at the EMC Ltd site in Hinkley, Leicestershire. Showcasing its commitment to the environment, EMC Ltd is making progress towards effective environmental management. If you don’t measure it, you can’t manage it. And…

The Cost of a Hurricane – Not Just $$$$.

Hurricane Harvey has washed out Texas and Louisiana. Hurricanes are a fact of life in this region but they are not usually as damaging. Harvey was so devastating for two reasons; firstly it picked up energy off the warmer (than usual) waters in the Gulf of Mexico making the wind speeds faster and the amount…

CASH FOR TRASH

We will be exhibiting at RWM along with our Sister company Frith Resource Management 12th – 14th September at the NEC, Birmingham. We have a new game this year and will be raising money for Waste Aid UK. Waste Aid UK is an independent charity who deliver practical and low-cost services across many developing countries. The aim of…