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Adler & Allan wins BITC Award for its flood support services

Asset protection and oil and environmental services specialist, Adler & Allan, won The Barclays Award for Building Resilient Business at the 2017 BITC Responsible Business Awards, announced at a gala dinner held at London's Royal Albert Hall. Adler & Allan's achievement is in recognition of its flood response, recovery and resilience program in Cumbria, following

Eco-friendly homes prove a “green” success story for Leeds firms

It's “green for go” for two Leeds firms who have teamed up to create an eco-friendly collection of new family homes in the north east of city.  Adel-based developers Shellbourne Properties and Solec Energy Solutions, headquartered in Headingley, have teamed up to bring a brownfield site in Swarcliffe to life with a

Adler & Allan Shortlisted for the 2017 Responsible Business Awards

Harrogate-based asset protection and oil and environmental services specialist, Adler & Allan, is celebrating after being shortlisted for the 2017 Responsible Business Awards, thanks to its operations in Cumbria supporting flood hit businesses in the region.  Adler & Allan has been shortlisted in The Barclays Award for Building Resilient Businesses category,

Vantage drives down carbon emissions with new RHS partnership

Pictured are Alan Sedman, centre principal at Vantage Toyota Knaresborough and Liz Thwaite, head of site at Harlow Carr   Vantage Toyota in Knaresborough, which is part of Harrogate-based Vantage Motor Group, has provided an environmentally-friendly hybrid car to The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Garden Harlow Carr in Harrogate in an effort

Barnsley accountants to host free Budget breakfast briefing

Barnsley-based accountancy practice Gibson Booth will host its annual post-Budget breakfast briefing to discuss how the changes will impact local businesses. The briefing will take place on Friday 10 March, two days after the Spring Budget announcement by Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond. This free to attend seminar from 8am-9.30am at

Hollicarrs scoops green accolade for eleventh year running

Charlie Forbes Adam is pictured holding the award, with Jack Talbot, maintenance apprentice; Dawn Buck, manager; Lisa McDonald, admin support & receptionist; Bob Shilds, head groundsman and dogs Lola and Poppy outside the Bee Hotel   Legendary biologist Professor David Bellamy has named Hollicarrs Holiday Park near York as one of the UK’s greenest places

Green apple award for Esholt Waste Water Treatment Works

Yorkshire Water and Keyland Developments have received a green apple award for sustainability at Esholt waste water treatment works in Bradford.  The Green Apple awards are now in their eighteenth year and well established as one of the major environmental recognition schemes, both in the UK and internationally.  Esholt is Yorkshire Water’s second

Sheffield-based company through to national awards

A Sheffield-based environmental monitoring company is through to the British Chamber of Commerce national awards in London, following regional success.   Environmental Monitoring Solutions (EMS) won both Small Business of the Year and High Growth Business of the Year at the Regional British Chamber of Commerce Awards, and will now travel down

Footwear manufacturer boosts environmental agenda with baling of leather

Footwear component manufacturer E A Tailby Ltd has strengthened its recycling agenda with the investment in a heavy duty waste baler from Boroughbridge-based Riverside Waste Machinery.  The RWM450HD is being used to bale leather offcuts from the production of soles and heels. The bales are then shipped to Germany for recycling

New “no dig” technology to add 75 years lifespan to Yorkshire Water’s underground infrastructure

Yorkshire Water plans to utilise a new "no dig" pipe  lining system to increase the lifespan of its underground sewers and water mains by up to 75 years. Use of the technology is also expected to save the firm around £1m by renewing large sections of its underground infrastructure without having

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