Environmental tree planting project helps Sigma celebrate new staff

Environmental tree planting project helps Sigma celebrate new staff

A unique partnership has seen a forest of 1,000 trees being planted to celebrate new staff joining an award-winning business outsourcing provider. Sigma Connected has purchased a forest of young trees with the dual aim of helping to cut carbon emissions and to celebrate new colleagues completing their probationary periods at the firm. The Worcestershire company, which offers ‘white label’...

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Environmental consultancy shortlisted for two business awards

Environmental consultancy shortlisted for two business awards

Worcestershire-based Focus Environmental Consultants has been named as a finalist for two awards at the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2021. It is the third year in a row that Focus Environmental Consultants has been shortlisted – this time in the Small Business of the Year and Excellence in Professional Services categories. The Small Business of The Year...

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The car is the star as AA Global underlines its carbon-neutral commitment

The car is the star as AA Global underlines its carbon-neutral commitment

A Worcester business has embarked on a drive to become the UK’s first zero-emission company in its sector and to encourage other small firms to promote a greener business agenda. A new Tesla car is the striking symbol of the commitment by AA Global Language Services to upgrade its company vehicles to all-electric. Other moves include installation of LED lighting at the firm’s premises and a...

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Funeral firm addresses carbon footprint with eTrees partnership

Funeral firm addresses carbon footprint with eTrees partnership

A Worcestershire family funeral directors has said it is looking to the future and addressing its carbon footprint by forming a partnership with eTrees, which promises to plant a tree for every service. The environmental impact of a funeral can vary due to a number of factors, such as the materials used and the actual funeral process itself. However, all funerals leave behind a carbon deficit,...

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Springpack launches Simply Eco range of ‘green’ packaging products

Springpack launches Simply Eco range of ‘green’ packaging products

Worcester-based packaging supply retailer Springpack has announced its new eco-friendly brand, saying it is passionate about offering customers greener packaging solutions. Springpack has launched Simply Eco, a major driver for which has been the free packaging audits it offers, as well as its ever-expanding range of environmental products. The firm says it has been working hard on getting the...

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