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  • CLARITY-The Soap Co. launches new brand BECỌ onto supermarket shelves

  • The new BECỌ products, which have been designed so consumers can purchase without compromise on social and environmental concerns, will launch onto supermarket shelves from July. BECỌ, which stands for Better Considered, is a new sister brand to The Soap Co., a premium luxury brand created by CLARITY, the UK’s oldest social enterprise

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    Wednesday 04 July 2018

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    Louise Bateman

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    Wednesday 14 March 2018

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    Louise Bateman

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    Friday 10 November 2017

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    Louise Bateman

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    Thursday 30 November 2017

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    Louise Bateman

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    Wednesday 22 November 2017

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    ThePlanetMark

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    Monday 04 September 2017

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    ThePlanetMark

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    Friday 21 April 2017

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    ThePlanetMark

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    Wednesday 22 March 2017

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    Louise Bateman

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    Thursday 09 February 2017

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    ThePlanetMark

  • Flood of money wasted on wrong defences

  • New research from the think tank the Green Alliance has revealed that, in England: Nearly four times as much money (£1.5 billion) is spent on land management that ignores or even increases flood risk, than on land management that helps to prevent flooding (£419 million) Twice as much money (£613 million) is spent on dealing with

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  • Published:
    Tuesday 13 December 2016

  • Author:
    ThePlanetMark

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  • Published:
    Thursday 10 November 2016

  • Author:
    Louise Bateman

  • Low Carbon Europe to deliver The Planet Mark™ in milestone deal

  • The milestone agreement marks the first time The Planet Mark™ Certification Programme will be delivered by a third-party company. The deal was signed last week between Low Carbon Europe and Planet First Ltd, the creator and custodian of The Planet Mark™. It means Low Carbon Europe, an engineering and environmental consultancy based

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  • Published:
    Tuesday 25 October 2016

  • Author:
    Louise Bateman

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    Thursday 22 September 2016

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    Louise Bateman

  • Brexit: Amber Rudd seeks to reassure businesses over climate action

  • Speaking at the Business and Climate Summit on Wednesday (June 29), Amber Rudd sought to quell businesses and investor nerves, saying the Government remained firmly committed to the Climate Change Act. She confirmed the Government would approve a world-leading carbon emissions reduction target for the early 2030s by tomorrow – the

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    Wednesday 29 June 2016

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    Louise Bateman

  • Wear it Wild with WWF on May 27th

  • This month, WWF is calling on people in workplaces, schools and homes in the UK to express their 'wild side' for a day and raise funds and awareness for WWF’s vital conservation work. Since 1970, populations of wild species have fallen by half. Iconic species like tigers, elephants and rhinos are at risk of becoming extinct in

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    Monday 16 May 2016

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    ThePlanetMark

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    Wednesday 23 March 2016

  • Author:
    Louise Bateman

  • Planet First's top tips on making your salon and spa sustainable

  • The health and beauty industry is perfectly placed to take the lead in ethical and environmental product development and services. This goes beyond technical solutions to communicating the deep and intrinsic connection between personal well-being and nature. Fundamentally, our health is dependent on the health and stability of the

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    Wednesday 16 December 2015

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    ThePlanetMark

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    Wednesday 16 December 2015

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    ThePlanetMark

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    Monday 26 January 2015

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    ThePlanetMark

  • Getting to Grips with the Carbon Budget

  • Struggling to understand why you should act on climate change? Take a look at it through the Carbon Budget and open your eyes to why it is not too late to make a difference and why change needs to happen now. Click on the image below to zoom in.

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  • Published:
    Wednesday 26 March 2014

  • Author:
    Planet First