Saturday, May 28, 2022

“A very emotional day for every Deaf person who has been waiting for the...

A Bill to make British Sign Language (BSL) a recognised language in the UK has passed ‘second reading’ and is on its way to becoming...

£3m Zero Emission Flight Infrastructure competition launched

Government has launched the first round of £3 million Zero Emission Flight Infrastructure (ZEFI) competition, supporting development of infrastructure required to aid electric and...

WHO updates Air Quality Guidelines

The World Health Organization (WHO) has revised its 2005 Global Air Quality Guidelines (AQGs) to decrease the burden of disease that results from exposure...

Scottish Government responds to Climate Assembly recommendations

The Scottish Government has set out how it is embracing the findings of Scotland’s Climate Assembly to help shape the country’s approach to net...

Microplastic particles stay trapped in rivers, research suggests

Swirling river waters can trap lightweight microplastics that otherwise might be expected to float – depositing them in riverbeds where it can take up...

Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill receives backing from five parties across the UK

Five political parties have officially announced their support for the Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill (CEE Bill), urging Boris Johnson that immediate action is...

Environment Agency unveils plan to protect the nation from flooding that climate change brings

A new plan to better protect and prepare millions of homes and businesses to the risk of flooding that the climate emergency will bring...

Roadmap sets out new Sustainability Disclosure Requirements

Certain large businesses will need to set out their green credentials to potential investors under new 'world-leading' reporting rules outlined by the Chancellor. The new...

New ‘Water Roadmap’ targets water security for the food and drink sector

Sustainability charity WRAP, in partnership with WWF, The Rivers Trust and many other supporting organisations, has launched a Roadmap towards Water Security for the...

Government seeks views on carbon capture, usage and storage cluster sequencing

A new consultation seeks views on a potential approach to cluster sequencing for carbon capture, usage and storage (CCUS). The Prime Minister’s Ten Point Plan...