HS2 unveil ‘green corridor’ to lessen environmental damage

A ‘green corridor’ of new wildlife habitats, woodlands and community spaces will stretch alongside the controversial High Speed 2 (HS2) railway under plans unveiled today.

Construction | Planning | Transport | 25 June 2018

Environmental risks to post-Brexit trade deals identified

The UK risks worsening environmental protections at home and abroad should it use future trade deals to drive down food prices after the country leaves the EU.

22 June 2018

One in three UK children living in toxic air zones

Millions of children across the UK are being exposed to deadly levels of air pollution, with those living in London, Manchester and Birmingham among some of the worst affected.

21 June 2018



Crypto constructs

Shamir Ghumra and Harriet Cooper examine distributed ledger technologies and their feasibility in the built environment

1 June 2018

Agricultural awakening

Richard Tipper examines how earth-observing technologies could rewrite the future of farming

1 June 2018

Reap what you sow

A sustainable food project’s mission to nourish a diverse group of young leaders is harvesting it a wide-reaching reputation. Huw Morris speaks to project founding member Jeanne Firth

1 June 2018


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Avoid appearing 'plastic' on sustainability

Awareness of the issues associated with plastic waste is at an all-time high. Those improving sustainability and environmental performance will never have a better opportunity to present their case 

29 March 2018

Case law: Appeal dismissed for wind farm

The secretary of state refused an application for a development consent order for the construction of a wind farm near a special protection area that supported breeding pairs of red kites.

28 March 2018

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Check out your choices

The new General Data Protection Regulations came into force on 25 May, placing new requirements on organisations to change the way they obtain, record, use and destroy personal data. In response, IEMA has been contacting all members to give everyone the fresh opportunity to review and confirm subscription preferences for all marketing and communication purposes.

1 June 2018

"Quote unquote"

1 June 2018
All jobs greener

Refreshed workplace upskilling courses launched

Transforming the world to sustainability means everyone in every job needs the right knowledge, skills and opportunity to make a difference. 

1 June 2018
EMA Vote

Members vote to go for Chartership

On 15 May, over 150 members gathered in London for the most historic moment in IEMA’s history so far – the vote to secure members’ approval to petition for a Royal Charter.

1 June 2018

Use your influence at this month's Royal Charter EGM

With the crucial vote to progress IEMA's  journey towards chartership less than two weeks away, members are powering up to influence the biggest-ever change in the institute’s history.

26 April 2018
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