ECHA – Safer Chemicals recordings available

20 October 2021

On the 6 October 2021 the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) held its Safer Chemicals conference. Poison centres, the Substances of concern in products (SCIP) database and the chemicals strategy for sustainability were all topics of conversation.

GP diabetes health checks fewer due to pandemic

19 October 2021

Recent research has highlighted a fall in the number of GP diabetes health checks during the Covid-19 pandemic, with older people from deprived areas experiencing the greatest reductions.

Get ready for ULEZ expansion

19 October 2021

In May it was confirmed by the Mayor of London that the capital’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) would be expanded in October 2021.

New energy and carbon reporting framework

19 October 2021

The Construction Innovation Hub has recognised that assessing the performance of a building or other asset during the procurement, design and construction phase remains a significant challenge for the industry.

Supply Chain Taskforce has big job on its hands

19 October 2021

According to the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), the proportion of firms struggling to recruit staff has shown steep and sometimes record increases across most sectors.