Take back the reins this Christmas

Currently we mine, drill or similarly extract raw materials or relentlessly drain natural systems e.g. fish from the sea or nutrients from the soil. The raw materials are then processed and made into something, transported, stored and then sold to us. We use them and then throw them away, either to landfill or to be…

Insight for 2018 !

Our Business Development Manager Jo attended the Marches Centre of Manufacturing and Technology expo last week. The Accelerating Business Growth Expo provided an opportunity for business owners to network with key business influencers and business support specialists across Shropshire. The event provided an opportunity for Jo to describe how Credibly Green can help businesses/organisations to…

8 Ways To Reduce The Environmental Impact of Bonfire Night

Our director Paul has just got back from Delhi with reports of the horrendous smog there. The air is already heavily polluted due to emissions from traffic and power stations. This is added to by the fireworks that are traditionally set off for Diwali. This got us thinking about the environmental impact of fireworks and…

The Environmental Impact Of Halloween – it’s scary!

Halloween is great fun for children and this is in no way trying to be a kill joy. However, Halloween does create a horrifying (!) amount of waste so here are some tips to help you reduce your impact, and keep your spirits up! Sweets The environmental impact of sweets is huge. There is the…

Is Your Pension Safe Invested In Fossil Fuels?

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) is an international group set up to encourage businesses to assess and disclose their climate related risks and many are doing so including PepsiCo and Morgan Stanley. Guidelines produced by the FSB though are voluntary and those businesses most at risk are unlikely to voluntarily disclose their risks. There are…

Deposit schemes a hot topic!

Deposit schemes especially plastic bottle deposit schemes have been in the spotlight across the media over the last couple of months to try and combat the plastic pollution crisis. Over 8 million tonnes of plastic enters our oceans every year which is a frightening statistic don’t you think! Last month Nicola Sturgeon stated that a…

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…