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US to provide nearly two-thirds of world’s new oil and gas

Almost two-thirds of the world’s new oil and gas production will come from the US over the next decade, analysis by the international NGO Global Witness has found.

Climate change | Fossil fuels | Global | 22 August 2019
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Martin Baxter to chair EMAS awards 2019

Sustainability body IEMA has today revealed chief policy advisor Martin Baxter has been appointed to chair the prestigious EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme Awards 2019.  

21 August 2019
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IEMA slams ‘startling’ enforcement gap for environmental standards

Enforcement budgets for environmental standards have fallen by half in the UK over the last decade, threatening the future of safety, food, water, and air quality.

20 August 2019

Features

 

Time to speak up!

Sandra Norval describes how public speaking can make a difference in the fight against climate crisis and wildlife loss

3 July 2019

Coming full circle

Wayne Hubbard is spearheading London’s drive towards a circular economy. He tells Huw Morris how the capital can be a standard-bearer in the war against waste

3 July 2019

Wings of change: Aviation in a low-carbon world

Our recent industry roundtable brought together leading experts from fields spanning energy, transport, sustainability, academia, manufacturing and technology to discuss the future of flight. Chris Seekings reports 

3 July 2019

Knowledge Centre

 

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UK

Legislation updates for July 2019

Waste | Pollution & Waste Management | 13 August 2019
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UK guidance

Legislation updates for July 2019

13 August 2019
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Ireland

Legislation updates for July 2019

13 August 2019

IEMA News

 

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Martin Baxter to chair EMAS awards 2019

Sustainability body IEMA has today revealed chief policy advisor Martin Baxter has been appointed to chair the prestigious EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme Awards 2019.  

21 August 2019

Advancing sustainable finance

Finance plays a major role in shaping the world we live in. This is a crucial point given that we live in a time of political and regulatory change; threats such as climate change mean we need to futureproof society, the environment and the economy.

1 July 2019

Make it British Live

IEMA was delighted to attend Make It British Live in May – an event showcasing British manufacturers and producers of textiles, clothing and homeware. 

3 July 2019

Sustainability Leaders Forum: Climate Emergency, Transitions, and the Challenge for our Profession

This IEMA Fellows event saw presentations from a range of speakers. Natalie Bennett, former leader of the Green Party, gave the keynote remarks, considering how public interest and school strikes have been influential in recent political developments and offering a perspective on ‘fear narratives’ versus more positive transition messaging.

2 July 2019

IEMA submits consultation responses under the Resources & Waste Strategy

In the UK we generate around 11.6m tonnes of packaging waste each year. In an attempt to tackle this issue, the government released the Resources & Waste Strategy for England (RWS) in December 2018; it plans to address resource efficiency and the ‘market failure’ of waste production. 

 

1 July 2019

Sustainability forum

Industry leaders at our recent Sustainability Leaders Forum sketched out a path to net zero, with Nick Molho presenting on recent Aldersgate Group work and examples of innovation and efficiencies.

29 May 2019
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