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    Monday 05 March 2018

  • Author:
    Louise Bateman

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  • Published:
    Thursday 28 September 2017

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

  • Andrew Prosser joins Planet First as acting head of Certification

  • Andrew, a recognised expert on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and environmental reporting, takes over the responsibilities of Monica Niermann, former head of Certification at Planet First. These include managing all activities relating to The Planet Mark™ certifications and Code of Practice. Andrew will remain acting head while the

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  • Published:
    Wednesday 04 May 2016

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

  • Get voting in the 2degrees Champions Awards!

  • We are delighted that two Planet Mark certified businesses, Dunlop Systems and Components and Eight Associates have been selected for the 2 degrees Champions Awards! 2degrees has unveiled the organisations, projects and people that are driving sustainable business forward, inspiring others and leading by example through innovation

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  • Published:
    Thursday 19 March 2015

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

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  • Published:
    Wednesday 04 March 2015

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

  • The Furniture Practice: employees embracing sustainability

  • The Furniture Practice is a furniture consultancy working on products, services and all aspects of furniture specification and procurement on projects around the globe. Since 2013 The Furniture Practice has been working to integrate sustainability into the business to ensure that it becomes the normal way of working. Matt Davies,

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  • Published:
    Friday 27 February 2015

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

  • Higgins construction achieve 28% carbon footprint reduction

  • The Higgins Group, which includes the recognised delivery companies; Higgins Construction and Higgins Homes, has once again achieved The Planet Mark with a carbon footprint reduction of 28%. As part of Higgins Group PLC, Higgins Construction and Higgins Homes work together to provide a huge variety of services across the construction,

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  • Published:
    Tuesday 24 February 2015

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

  • Employee Engagement: 50 Shades of Green

  • On a rare wander through the internet on a quiet Friday afternoon, I came across the Facebook site, Fifty Shades of Green, who “talk dirty about the environment”. It’s a fabulous feed of green curioso mainly pointing at the horrors in the food we eat. Society is made up of all sorts and I live in amazement of how each of us understand

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  • Published:
    Thursday 19 February 2015

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

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  • Published:
    Tuesday 27 January 2015

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

  • Resource to measure sustainability through The Planet Mark.

  • Resource is the world leading event on corporate strategies around resource security and the circular economy. A three day conference-lead trade show that is a neighbour of Ecobuild, the show has 120 speakers across two theatres, 20 workshops, 80 exhibitors and over 11,000 visitors. This year, Planet First will capture the carbon

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  • Published:
    Friday 23 January 2015

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

  • Reach your carbon reduction target with The Planet Mark Toolkits.

  • To ensure that you can start reducing your carbon footprint from the beginning of the year and get the most out of your certification, Planet First has developed ‘Planet Mark Toolkits’. Planet Mark certified businesses have access to four toolkits; Energy, Waste, Water and Travel. All hosted on the login area of the planetfirst.co.uk

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  • Published:
    Wednesday 21 January 2015

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

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  • Published:
    Wednesday 11 June 2014

  • Author:
    Planet First

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