SPL are thrilled to have been working closely with NHS Trusts accross the UK on Sustainable Development Management Plans, Sustainable Procurement, Circular Economy and more. The NHS has now launched ‘For a greener NHS programme’, to work towards becoming carbon zero. View case studies and examples of recent work here.
The Circular Economy Task Force have produced “Plastic Promises”, a report highlighting that in the rush to reduce reliance on plastics, UK companies are in danger of swapping from plastic to other materials with new, and potentially greater, environmental consequences, including higher emissions.
The accelerating public pressure to reduce the reliance on single use plastics, has not been mirrored at the same rate with suitable leadership and guidance on tackling the issue responsibly.
Read the full report here.