Environment

Can we achieve green homes for all? 


Green homes are not currently accessible to everyone.

Addressing climate change through contracts


Rekha Thawrani says climate change clause will help industry to tangibly deliver net zero goals.

Plastic Tax could increase costs by 2400%


Plastic packaging remains widely used across the building products sector.

Meeting demand for sustainable housing


The sector must move with the times and adapt to change.

Why building design plays a fundamental role in net zero construction


The pressure to design, create and build greener, cleaner buildings has never been greater.

Mythbusting common climate crisis misconceptions


Chris Brierley of the Active Building Centrebusts common climate misconceptions from heat pumps to electric vehicles.

Embodied carbon – how to cut through the greenwash


How environmental product declarations are helping builders better understand embodied carbon.

Green Technologies are the crucial jigsaw piece in realising Net Zero


The development and implementation of green technologies will be paramount to securing a clean and sustainable future.

Biodiversity net gain: a golden opportunity for developers?


How exactly can developers ensure that the benefits of BNG will have a lasting and positive effect on their environment?

A structured approach to Net Zero


By combining best practice with technology, we can more effectively, and efficiently, embed sustainable strategies.