Major businesses call for core environmental standards for trade

19 April 2021

Major UK supermarkets and food businesses — including Co-op, Iceland and Waitrose — have joined WWF in calling for a bold and forward-looking vision for UK trade, that puts the environment and the transition to a green economy at the heart of policy.

Can electric truck technology match diesel?

15 April 2021

A new study published in the journal Joule by the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) challenges the assumption that heavy battery electric freight trucks are unlikely to play a significant role in decarbonisation strategies.

Employers get thumbs up for being Covid ready

15 April 2021

With non-essential shops, gyms, hairdressers and other premises now re-opened as England's lockdown eases, the British Safety Council (BSC) decided to check that organisations were prepared.

Biomethane becoming more popular for commercial vehicles

9 April 2021

The UK’s leading supplier of gas to the road transport sector has doubled the sales of biomethane across its commercial vehicle refuelling network in the first quarter of 2021, compared to the same period in 2020.

Mayoral candidates urged to sign up to Air Pollution Manifesto

7 April 2021

Describing it as having deadly impacts on outdoor workers, and being the UK’s largest environmental risk to health with 40,000 early deaths a year, the British Safety Council (BSC) has launched a new campaign to tackle air pollution.