Fashion’s dirty secrets

We were so emotionally moved by BBC 1’s Stacey Dooley Investigates programme on Fashion’s Dirty Secrets we want to summarise some of the key findings. The environmental impact of fashion is currently not talked about as much as other equally important impacts such as marine plastics.  We are now in a world of ‘Fast Fashion’…

The stepping stones to cleaner air and lower carbon emissions

We had the pleasure of borrowing a Hybrid Mini Countryman from Rybrook Mini,  Shrewsbury over the weekend. We gave it a proper family day out test drive which included driving along narrow single tracks across Shropshire to motorway driving across the Midlands. The Countryman provides silent emission free local impacts when the car is travelling…

Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) – What you need to know.

On the 27th March 2018, the UK Government announced that it would be implementing a new Deposit Return Scheme, much like those that have been present in countries such as Norway, Germany and Canada for many years. But the question is, what really is a Deposit Return Scheme? What is a Deposit Return Scheme? Deposit…

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…

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…

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.

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…