And the best tender award goes to ……

I am sure you have all seen or heard about the Oscar hiccup last night. Make sure you get the recognition you deserve in 2017. Stay ahead of your competitors Tender submissions now require you to be able to tick that ‘green’ box and have supporting evidence of your green credentials. Here at Credibly Green…

Pancake day – make it a flipping green one!

Whether the topping is Lemon & Sugar or Bacon and Maple Syrup pancake day is celebrated nationwide and marks the day before Ash Wednesday the beginning of lent. Are pancakes the secret behind eliminating food waste? The key ingredients to a scrumptious pancake include flour, sugar, eggs and milk. Flour and sugar are those staple…

Testimonial : ME Furniss & Sons

ME Furniss & Sons have recently been awarded green credentials, highlighting our move into the agricultural sector following our recent successes reporting on events and within the automotive/manufacturing sectors. ME Furniss & Sons received their ‘green’ award for exporting electricity to the National Grid via their renewable energy projects. The quantity of electricity exported to the grid between Jan 2016…

No 7 Plastic is not Plastic!

Plastic recycling is already confusing enough and with an office full of experts even we had to think what to do with a seemingly plastic cup with the code ‘07 PLA’. 07 plastic is in fact made from corn starch and is designed to be compostable, so technically (although your Council collection service is unlikely…

The Environmental Impact of Valentine’s Day

Oh no it’s me again being miserable and spoiling everyone’s fun. I am not saying don’t celebrate with your loved one I just want to highlight some stuff you may want to think about to lessen your impact. Flowers In the UK at this time of year flowers come from Holland where they are grown…

ME Furniss & Sons are awarded Green Credentials for their great work in 2016!

ME Furniss & Sons are awarded a ‘Green stamp’, as environmental measurement company Credibly Green report on the environmental impacts of the operations on the 410-hectare site. Showcasing its commitment to the environment, ME Furniss & Sons are taking substantial strides towards reducing their carbon footprint by exporting electricity to the National Grid from their…

Reducing Air Pollution vs Reducing Greenhouse Gases

The devil is in the diesel Some cities around the world are now looking to ban diesel cars from their centres from 2025 and London Mayor Sadiq Khan has said he would like to introduce a pollution charge for diesel vehicles by the end of 2017. The problem with diesel engines is the particles and…

The environmental impacts of washing your hair?

After the revelation from Gary Barlow that he has not washed his hair for 14 years we not only want to know why his hair looks so good (could it be magic!!) but also look at the environmental impacts of washing your hair. What goes into our shampoos? Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES) is used in…