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13th March
2018

No Big Surprises - IEMA's Response to Today's Spring Statement

Chief Policy Advisor Martin Baxter says the environmental headlines from the Chancellor’s Spring Statement are welcome, but arguably don’t go far enough.

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7th March
2018

Remain Within REACH, Says Environmental Policy Forum

Professional bodies collectively instruct UK Lords to back retention of effective chemical regulation post-Brexit.

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5th March
2018

Environment & Sustainability Outstrips National Average for Job Satisfaction, Pay and Employment

IEMA's annual State of the Profession report reveals employment and satisfaction rates are stable, salaries grow and the gender pay gap has narrowed.

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21st February
2018

Brexit Bill Causes Four Key Concerns for Environmental Policy Experts

An Environmental Policy Forum Briefing calls on the House of Lords to consider their recommendations for the EU (Withdrawal) Bill.

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2nd February
2018

Sustainability Savings Could Unlock Efficiencies in the Justice System

IEMA’s Chief Policy Advisor blogs about “huge potential to improve energy efficiency, cut down waste and reduce GHGs”.

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11th January
2018

25 Year Environment Plan: All The Right Moves, But Needs Teeth to Work

IEMA has responded to the UK Government’s launch of the 25 Year Plan for the Environment.

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13th December
2017

More Practical Guidance Needed to "Join the Dots" Between Sustainable Development Goals and Business Practice

IEMA Launches New Change Management for Sustainable Development Guide to Support Delivery of SDGs

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1st December
2017

La PAGE Original: Explore the Accessibility and Benefits of EMAS for Small Companies

The Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS) is a voluntary initiative designed to improve companies’ environmental performance.

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22nd November
2017

Budget 2017: Ill-aligned Moves and Missed Opportunities

A response to today’s 2017 UK Budget from Martin Baxter, IEMA’s Chief Policy Advisor says more clarity is needed on key areas.

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17th November
2017

International Standards Provide Essential Support for Non-State Actors Achieving Paris Agreement and UN Sustainable Development Goals, Says IEMA

Today’s COP23 UNFCCC side event to focus on the role of standards and accreditation to support non-state actors in contributing to achieving Paris Agreement and UN SDGs

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