Monthly Archives: June 2014

Registered Environmental Technician Recognition


The Society for the Environment has been at the forefront of leading in the recognition of environmental professionals through the Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) qualification and their role of addressing the pressing environmental challenges faced; locally, nationally and globally. This recognition, … Continue reading

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New UK Environmental Regulator: The Oil and Gas Authority


As you may be aware, there is shared responsibility for off-shore oil and gas installations with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) assuming responsibility for offshore oil and gas health and safety & the Department of Energy and Climate Change … Continue reading

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Ecodesign Requirements for Power Transformers


As you may be aware, Ecodesign Directive 2009/125/EC for energy-related products (as transposed by the Energy Related Products Regulations 2010 and the Energy Information Regulations 2011) are progressively being applied to energy efficiency of domestic and industrial equipment. The latest … Continue reading

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Recycle Week: 16 – 22 June 2014


Recycle Week takes place from 16th to 22nd June 2014 giving an ideal opportunity for businesses to focus all our efforts on recycling. As the event takes place annually, Recycle Week aims to encourage people to recycle more whether at … Continue reading

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ISO 14001 survey on potential areas for continual improvement


An important survey was conducted by the ISO Technical Committee (ISO/TC 207/SC 1) responsible for ISO 14001 and ISO 14004, which will help to inform the revision of the two International Standards and gives an insight into the priorities from … Continue reading

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Framework and Tools for Local Flood Risk Assessment


The opportunities for fully informed and professional Flood Risk Assessment is taking a giant stride with the publication of the final Environment Agency Final Report on a framework and Tools for Local Flood Risk Assessment. The output from this project … Continue reading

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PAS 2060:2014 Specification for the demonstration of carbon neutrality


PAS 2060:2010 has been updated through the publication of PAS 2060:2014 to recognize improvements in the knowledge and understanding of greenhouse gas emissions assessment, reduction and offsetting that have taken place over the first two years of its availability, particularly … Continue reading

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