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7th January 2022

Damien Plant - Personal Reflections on COP26: is this the end of the beginning?

Damien Plant MBA FIEMA reflects on his experience at COP26, positive outcomes and the action needed for change.

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6th January 2022

Reflecting on COP26 - Questions & Answers with Anna-Lisa Mills

Reflecting back on 2021, and undoubtedly one of the most significant events in our calendar was COP26, which took place in Glasgow from 31 October - 12 November. SmartCarbon Ltd’s Director Anna-Lisa Mills FIEMA, CEnv, MS...

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15th December 2021

Chair of new Office for Environmental Protection asks sustainability professionals for input

The Chair of the new Office for Environmental Protection (OEP), Dame Glenys Stacey, has called for professionals working in environment and sustainability, to provide feedback on the new public body’s strategic vision wh...

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10th December 2021

Diverse perspectives represented at IEMA Connect 2021 – IEMA’s inaugural annual conference

Speakers from a wide range of professional backgrounds in the environment and sustainability sector were joined by IEMA members at its inaugural annual conference on Thursday 9 December 2021.

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8th December 2021

IEMA responds to BEIS Green Tariffs Call for evidence

IEMA's Policy and Engagement Lead Nick Blyth discusses the recent BEIS Call for Evidence for 'Designing a Framework for Transparency of Carbon Content in Energy Products' and IEMA's response.

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7th December 2021

Unlock the value of assurance to meet your sustainability goals.

Heather Moore, Supply Chain Technical Director for Sustainability at LRQA (official sponsor for IEMA Connect 2021), discusses the value that LRQA can bring to organisations to strengthen the foundations of sustainable bu...

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3rd December 2021

Uncertainty still remains around Plastic Packaging Tax legislation

Plastic Packaging Tax is almost upon us, but much of the detail is still unconfirmed. George Atkinson Policy Manager at IEMA Corporate partner Valpak Limited explains.

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29th November 2021

Royal Air Force’s commitment to net zero by 2040 (discussed at King’s College London event)

IEMA's digital journalist Tom Pashby attended an event where future green commitments were discussed by the Royal Air Force (RAF) and their accountability in keeping to this.

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11th November 2021

Environment Bill achieves Royal Assent

The Environment Bill has finally achieved Royal Assent. In this blog IEMA’s Head of Policy, Ben Goodwin, reflects on the journey and what needs to happen next.

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9th November 2021

IEMA CEO reflects on the dangers of a lack of diversity on COP Gender Day

To mark Gender Day at COP26, IEMA's CEO Sarah Mukherjee MBE discusses her own experience, both at COP and professionally in addressing climate action.

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