Achieving more in Sustainable Resource Management
February’s Sustainable Resource Management webinar provided advice from two organisations that focus on helping other businesses deliver greater progress than they are currently achieving in their approach to sustainable resource management.
Brian Marshall (Reconomy) provided examples of how his organisation enables the companies they work with to free up their time to develop innovative solutions and engaging everyone in improving resource management. One of the ways this can be achieved is by improvements to systems to manage data and reporting related to resource consumption and waste production. As identified in our 2014 report data and reporting are a key system to focus on in moving from waste to resource thinking in an organisation.
Our second speaker - Ellen Jones - from Constructing Excellence Wales provided examples of the work her organisation does with the sector to drive knowledge, progress and innovation to improve the sustainable use of resources across construction.
Enabling Zero Waste- (Ellen Jones)- Click Here
Sustainable Resource Management-(Brian Marshall)- Click Here
Are you or your work team keen but confused about what to recycle or simply not engaged? Recycling has been with us for a long time, but recycling rates are not as high as they could be and contamination is common. The IEMA Solent event discussed how to improve your recycling rate, reduce contamination and looked ahead to changes coming in the next couple of years, including how to tackle drink container recycling through the deposit return scheme.
Diverse perspectives equal a diverse range of solutions in tackling the world’s biggest problem. This webinar was hosted as part of LCAW 2021 by IEMA on behalf of the Diverse Sustainability Initiative.
The IEMA South West region held a special event which screened the incredible Our Planet: Our Business film, followed by a panel discussion featuring Rhiannon Shah from WWF, Nick Blyth from IEMA and Mike Barker from RPS Consulting.
The second episode in second our Day in the Life mini-series digitally shadowed two practitioners who work in Corporate Sustainability. If you are a student wanting to understand the progression of a career in Corporate Sustainability or a graduate looking towards your next promotion, this series will help you bridge the gap between theory and practice.
This webinar sought to demystify the new EU regulations that form part of the EU Green Deal and explain how they are interconnected with the work of sustainability professionals.
During this session, the IEMA Fellows network launched its latest thought piece providing cross sector case studies and recommendations by IEMA members and tech experts on how to ensure disruptive technologies can support a transformation towards sustainability.