Archive for the ‘Resource Management’ Category

Innovation Shorts | Public Health Wales and Orangebox save 134 tonnes of C02

In 2016 Public Health Wales (PHW) relocated to a new large open plan office in Cardiff Bay incorporating the transfer of around 500 staff. PHW wanted to create a unique workplace environment designed to encourage a collaborative, social and learning focused work place which embedded sustainability as a core principal. Public Health Wales has embraced […]

Be bold, be innovative and have fun!

Last week we hosted the second Sustain Wales Summit in the Principality Stadium and we were wowed by an amazing line up of speakers and organisations that are proof that innovative approaches, products and new business models are really making a difference to business, our communities and our environment in Wales. The Summit focused on […]

Family Business Halen Môn Receives a 21st Birthday Present to Remember: The Queen’s Award

The family sea salt business, Halen Môn, is to receive the most coveted business award in the UK – The Queen’s Award for Enterprise, in their 21st year of business. The North Wales company’s core belief is that ‘small changes add up’ – and its continuous commitment to sustainable growth and the environment have helped […]

Car Club

Enterprise Car Club | Sustainable Transport

Cynnal Cymru have recently joined Enterprise Car Club, a sustainable city transport scheme. Enterprise Car Club provides hourly self-service car rental available 24/7/365 throughout the city, they are working with their members to deliver sustainable transport and resource efficient solutions to reduce carbon dioxide emissions and costs associated with employee travel. Enterprise Car Club encourages […]

Cenin Group

Innovation Shorts: How Cenin Group are harnessing natural resources to develop innovative low carbon technologies

Cenin Group             Cenin Group was established to develop innovative technologies. Our technology developed at Cardiff University, uses advanced analytical techniques and chemical engineering to allow the production of ultra-low carbon cements. A founding principal of Cenin Group came from a study tour in 2007. In other European countries there […]

Snowdonia National Park Authority – Eryri and Hiraethog Peatland Restoration Project

Snowdonia National Park Authority (SNPA) was formed in 1951 and is the largest National Park in Wales. Snowdonia National Park Authority’s aims to conserve and enhance the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the area; promote opportunities to understand and enjoy its special qualities; and foster the economic and social wellbeing of its communities. […]

Y Pelican nappiCycle in action

Cynnal Cymru members work together ‘Towards Zero Waste’

Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales member, NaturalUK, is an innovative, Welsh enterprise working towards Zero Waste. As the largest independent washroom services and clinical waste collection company in Wales, NaturalUK have introduced a complete nappy recycling service, ‘nappiCycle’, and have partnered up with another Cynnal Cymru member, The Pelican Nursery, to offer a 100% landfill […]

Free webinars to help Welsh businesses and public sector organisations to reduce their costs and become more resource efficient

Resource Efficient Wales are running a series of free webinars, on a range of topics related to resource efficiency. Your business or public sector organisation could reduce its costs by using less energy and water, consuming fewer raw materials, and reducing waste. Even the smallest changes can make the biggest difference, and the new Resource […]