Tag Archive for 'Lord Taylor'

Circular Economy Task Force to tackle rising raw material costs

July 5th, 2012 by Green Alliance

In the wake of the Rio+20 Earth Summit, a UK task force has been launched to help tackle the global resource challenge. The Circular Economy Task Force will find practical solutions to mitigate the rising cost of raw materials through reuse and recovery. The Task Force involves a diverse mix of large businesses including Alliance […]

Many major UK businesses not prepared for climate change

March 29th, 2012 by DEFRA

Less than half of major UK companies have plans in place to protect them from climate change even though over 80% of businesses say climate change is a substantial risk to them, new research commissioned by Defra has found. Environment Minister Lord Taylor has today called on investors and shareholders to keep the pressure on […]