Monthly Archives: November 2016

Treatment and disposal of invasive non-native plants


Many Environmental Managers working across the construction sector or with Facilities Management for a number of sites will have experienced the dreaded Japanese Knotweed or its cousins; Himalayan balsam and giant hogweed. These plants are what is known as “Invasive … Continue reading

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Paris Agreement: Ratified & ready to come into force on 4 November 2016


With the recent ratification of the Paris Agreement by the European Union, along with India and Canada, it means that the thresholds for the agreement have been achieved and agreement will come into legal force. The Paris Agreement, which seeks to limit … Continue reading

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