Identifying ACMs for asbestos survey

2 December 2019

We are having an asbestos survey completed. It has been suggested that we can just presume that all materials contain asbestos rather than undertaking sampling and analysis. Is this the case?

Taking steps towards zero emissions

27 November 2019

As a business, we want to do our part to meet the zero-emissions target that the Government has set. What practical action can we take today?

New electronic waste tracking scheme

26 November 2019

Can you explain the Government’s new proposal for an electronic waste tracking scheme? How will this differ from existing schemes such as edoc?

Changes to waste exemptions

19 November 2019

Which of the waste exemptions are up for review, and when will the changes come into force?

Home-produced food

5 November 2019

As Brexit approaches, the conversation in our office has turned to food imports and whether the UK could become self-sufficient in food. Am I right in thinking that there are good environmental grounds for a move to more home-produced food?

Safe footpaths in winter

21 October 2019

Our company occupies a large site with numerous footpaths and traffic routes. I am concerned that if winter does get worse, many of these routes will become dangerous through ice or snowfall. What should we do to prevent any possible incidents?

Workplace bike pool scheme

21 October 2019

My employer is considering setting up a workplace bike pool scheme. I have been asked to comment on the health and safety issues of such a scheme. Could you suggest what these are?