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SMEs taking Climate Action with Heart of The City

SMEs taking Climate Action with Heart of The City

Our great friends and partners, Heart of the City gave me and The Planet Mark the opportunity to share our first-hand experience of SMEs taking climate action with their board, trustees and members; including Andrew Bailey, Governor of the Bank of England and Lord Mayor Alderman William Russell....

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Rowlinson Knitwear’s Sustainability Journey

Rowlinson Knitwear’s Sustainability Journey

About Rowlinson KnitwearEmployee-owned Rowlinson Knitwear is a Planet Mark certified company that manufactures affordable and durable garments for the schoolwear market. A socially responsible business, it consciously aligns everything it does with its core values, and puts ethical practices at...

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Happy Christmas from The Planet Mark

Happy Christmas from The Planet Mark

We want to wish you all a fun, healthy and merry Christmas, in whatever form it may take, from all of us at The Planet Mark.  It has been amazing working with all of our members in 2020, who have achieved so much for the planet and society in the first year of this crucial Decade of Action.  In...

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Social Value and Local Economic Value Measurement Changes

Social Value and Local Economic Value Measurement Changes

 Members of The Planet Mark can choose to measure Social Value alongside their carbon measurement. The Social Value measurement has historically looked at social, environmental and economic activities such as people, community and volunteering, donations, procurement, and positive environmental...

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Working from home: emissions methodology

Working from home: emissions methodology

Our latest methodology paper, from The Planet Mark Sustainability Consultant Oly Longland, looks at The Planet Mark’s approach to measuring homeworking emissions.   The Covid-19 outbreak has transformed most of our lifestyles, particularly our working lives with many employees taking up home...

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The Planet Mark’s 2020 Sustainable Christmas Gift Guide

The Planet Mark’s 2020 Sustainable Christmas Gift Guide

Unbelievably, it’s that time of the year again. The festive season is well and truly here and, for many people in the UK and around the world, the Christmas shopping hasn’t even begun as shops have been closed due to Covid-19 restrictions.   Christmas will be looking quite different this year....

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Connecting with nature and crafting your own Christmas

Connecting with nature and crafting your own Christmas

As well-loved as it is, the festive season is also known for being a stressful and busy time of year, particularly for the working mum like me; and in 2020 this is particularly true. After a challenging year, it will be more important than ever to take a well-deserved break and reset for the...

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Low Carbon Europe cuts carbon by 32% to achieve The Planet Mark

Low Carbon Europe cuts carbon by 32% to achieve The Planet Mark

Low Carbon Europe (LCE), a group of experienced professionals supporting a number of public and private sector clients with engineering and energy initiatives as well as their organisational sustainability agenda, has achieved certification to The Planet Mark.  This is LCE’s fifth year of business...

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Farrer & Co achieves The Planet Mark certification for second year

Farrer & Co achieves The Planet Mark certification for second year

London based Farrer & Co, an independent law firm that advises a range of clients on every aspect of the law, has achieved The Planet Mark certification.   This is Farrer & Co’s second year of business carbon footprint reporting and certification to The Planet Mark. Farrer & Co’s total...

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