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Environmental civil sanctions: the enforcement powers of the Environment Agency
Criminal law has not always allowed flexibility in enforcement of environmental legislation. In some instances, regulators have been forced to choose between issuing warning letters and cautions at...
3 Jan 2011 3:11PM

CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme: formerly known as The Carbon Reduction Commitment
The CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (formerly known as the Carbon Reduction Commitment) is the UK's mandatory climate change and energy saving scheme, which aims to improve energy efficiency and red...
1 Nov 2010 12:24PM


Integrating environmental skills and knowledge into your workplace
As the lead environmental trainer for Workplace Law, Peter Watts has had the pleasure of meeting a variety of learners with a whole range of objectives. From a personal perspective, he maintains it...
29 Jul 2013 10:40AM

Thought leadership
On the morning of 10 June 2013, London’s Regents Park saw a flock of FMs descend upon the Royal College of Physicians for the annual highlight of many an FM’s calendar – ThinkFM, ...
17 Jun 2013 9:14PM

WPL TV films

Facilities Management Legal Update - a review
On Wednesday 24 April, Workplace Law played host to its biannual Facilities management Legal Update conference, which highlighted, over the course of one day, all the issues FMs need to know about ...
29 Apr 2013 4:24PM

Workplace Futures Conference 2013: Building the future of FM
In this series of films from Workplace Futures 2013, we speak to some delegates and speakers from the conference about the state of facilities management.In this short film, we look at energy and s...
8 Apr 2013 11:59AM

Blog Posts

Consultation opens on guidance to help reduce fire risk at waste management sites
A cross-industry group has developed draft guidance in an attempt to help reduce the risk of fires at waste management sites, and is now seeking feedback from the industry. The comprehensive 89-pa...
8 Jul 2014 2:08PM

WRAP unveils tools to help tackle growing problem of food waste
The Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) recently published guidance outlining how to design effective food waste prevention programmes as it looks to help tackle the estimated 1.3 billion t...
3 Jun 2014 12:49PM

Make a difference during Green Office Week
The sixth annual Green Office Week takes place next week from 12-16 May, and is a fantastic opportunity to make a positive difference to the environment in practical ways, including transport, ener...
6 May 2014 12:04PM