Last week (4th – 7th June) 11 Midlands companies from the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector travelled to the United States to meet with buyers at BIO International Convention Boston, in a delegation supported by the Midlands [...]

Herefordshire firewood business welcomes Government’s new Clean Air Strategy

Wood-burning has once again hit the headlines with the release of the Government’s new Clean Air Strategy and Herefordshire-based Certainly Wood is welcoming the proposals. The family business has kiln-dried British logs for over 10 years, having pioneered [...]

East Midlands Recycling Company Nominated For National Award

An East Midlands company has a national award in its sights after being shortlisted for a 2018 Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management Award. Wastecycle, which has sites in Nottingham and Leicester, is nominated for Waste [...]

Lighting the path to energy efficiency

A Low Carbon Workspaces grant has helped a Walsall business save money with a new lighting system. Hulme & Son was looking to improve the energy performance of its manufacturing facility in the Black Country to [...]

Staffordshire manufacturer tackles environmental footprint in Asia

A Staffordshire-based manufacturer has completed its biggest export deal to date, supplying Pakistan with 13 medical waste incinerators, with support from the Department for International Trade (DIT). Addfield Environmental Systems Ltd’s machinery ensures the complete destruction [...]

Creed cooks up a recipe for carbon-busting success with Gray & Adams

Independent wholesaler Creed Foodservice is slashing CO2  emissions by more than 300 tonnes per year after turning to Gray & Adams for its first twin-deck semi-trailer. Family-owned Creed, which is currently celebrating its 45th anniversary, enjoys [...]