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Published on August 16, 2022

Harnessing the winds of change to respond to the climate crisis

RSK Renewable Energy Director Mike Kelly explores the opportunity for offshore wind to contribute significantly to the UK’s response to the climate crisis and national energy demand. 

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Published on August 09, 2022

Climate Realities: Sustainability at heart of RSK’s business response

RSK’s Climate Realities series explores the effects of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports across our global business.

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Published on August 02, 2022

Building climate resilience: The sustainable and water-smart city

Binnies Singapore and the RSK Centre for Sustainability Excellence discuss the impacts and challenges to consider when achieving climate resilience through smart city infrastructure.

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Published on July 28, 2022

Earth Overshoot Day 2022: Improving our ecological footprints

To mark Earth Overshoot Day 2022, Lucy Thomas, RSK group Chief Scientist, sat down with colleagues from across the RSK family of businesses to discuss why this day is so important

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Published on July 27, 2022

A Day in the Life: Sara Blackmore, Associate Director at RSK Asbestos

Sara Blackmore has been Associate Director of RSK Asbestos for over a year, and describes the role as “extremely varied”.

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Published on July 25, 2022

Storm overflows: Understanding the challenges of our sewer system

Mark Smith, RSK’s Strategic Business Development Director in the water sector, assesses the current situation and explains the concept of the storm overflow system.

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Published on July 07, 2022

Will Singapore lead or fall behind in the race for climate resilience?

Across almost every continent, we now see pioneering governments taking up the mantle. And in Asia, Singapore leads the way.

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Published on June 28, 2022

A day in the life: Ellen Lapworth-Maisey

Since March this year, Ellen Lapworth-Maisey has held the role of wellbeing and equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) manager at RSK

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Published on June 23, 2022

Women in engineering: Innovators of the future

23 June is International Women in Engineering Day which celebrates and raises awareness of women’s careers in engineering disciplines.

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Published on June 17, 2022

Men’s Health Week 2022: Increasing access and awareness

From 13–17 June, the UK will mark Men’s Health Week, which is hosted annually by the Men’s Health Forum. The theme for this year is #ManMOT

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Published on June 01, 2022

eWATER: Revolutionising water delivery

eWATERservices has developed groundbreaking technology to ensure the supply of clean and safe water to communities across drought-prone Tanzania.

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Published on June 01, 2022

A day in the life: Sarah Mogford

RSK’s Environment and Planning Divisional Director Sarah Mogford has been part of the RSK family for more than 20 years.

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Published on May 27, 2022

The Global Biodiversity Framework and a nature positive future

Later this year, world leaders will gather in Kunming, China, for the fifteenth meeting of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) to agree an ambitious Global Biodiversity Framework.

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Published on April 28, 2022

Are our soils in crisis?

Why is healthy soil so important?
We rarely pay much attention to it, but the soil beneath our feet is the foundation of all Earth’s ecosystems.

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Published on April 27, 2022

A day in the life: Phillip Loseby

Phillip Loseby is no stranger to incredible views. In his job as a Bridges and Structures Inspector for RSK business Up and Under, he’s used to witnessing sights from perspectives most of us will never even come close to.

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Published on April 14, 2022

A beginner’s guide to TCFD reporting

As of April 2022, it is now mandatory in the United Kingdom for any company with 500+ employees and over £500 million in turnover to report climate-related financial data in line with the Task Force for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) recommendations.

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Published on April 13, 2022

Greening economies: Expansion of vertical farming in South-East Asia

As populations grow, supplying sufficient amounts of nutrient-rich food will become a greater challenge.

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Published on April 13, 2022

Preventing carbon losses in oil palm cultivation

Oil palm cultivation provides us with a vital commodity that is used around the globe in products from foodstuffs to cosmetics, but it is also one that presents a number of sustainability and environmental challenges.

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Published on April 08, 2022

Asia’s booming green bond market

Green bond sales rocketed across Asia–Pacific in 2021. USD 185.22 billion of green debt was sold in one year alone, representing a 117% increase from 2020.

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Published on April 04, 2022

Spotlight on sustainable value chains

Sustainability extends far beyond the solutions offered to clients: it is central to all areas of work from sourcing to delivery. David Holland at Salix, an RSK group company, explains why it is so crucial to ensure the solutions offered to clients support sustainable practices across the whole value chain.

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Published on April 01, 2022

ESG reporting across the ASEAN economies

South East Asia has been a driving force behind Asia’s rapid economic growth in recent decades. The ten Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) economies are home to 650 million people and a three trillion USD economy, growing at an average 5% per year over the past 20 years.

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Published on March 29, 2022

Defra BNG consultation: Putting policy into practice

An introduction to BNG.
Biodiversity is an issue that has risen up the development policy agenda in recent years. In 2018, the UK government first consulted on making biodiversity net gain (BNG) mandatory for new development through the planning system and included provisions for mandatory BNG in the 2021 Environment Act.

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Published on March 28, 2022

A day in the life: Geofrey Mbabaye

RSK’s joint venture eWATERservices is committed to solving one of humanity’s biggest challenges: the sustainable provision of water across Africa.

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Published on March 24, 2022

What do C-suites think of the upcoming TCFD reporting regulations?

Our recent C-suite survey suggests the majority of businesses (73%) are ready to report from 6 April, but we scratched beneath this optimism to see how the Task Force for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) is really perceived by the business community.

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Published on March 22, 2022

Expert Focus: Five groundwater ‘need to knows’

Today is World Water Day, and the theme this year is “Groundwater: Making the invisible visible”. But what exactly is groundwater and why is it so critical?

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Published on February 17, 2022

A day in the life: Lara Duro

Environmental consultancy firm Amphos 21 has offices in Spain, Chile and Peru and offers scientific and strategic environmental consulting to the nuclear, mining, water resources, sustainability and oil and gas sectors.

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Published on January 20, 2022

A day in the life of Binnies Principal Leakage Consultant

Binnies Principal Leakage Consultant Colin Cox discusses his career and day-to-day. He has worked in water networks for more than 30 years.

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Published on December 14, 2021

Greening the Blue Chips: RSK live from COP26

RSK’s Green Dialogues series successfully culminated in our event, “RSK live from COP26: Greening the Blue Chips” on 10 November.

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Published on October 07, 2021

Report: 10 ways rewilding can help beat the climate crisis

We are in the run up to COP26 at which the UK government will play host to the most critical meeting of its kind to date.

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Published on October 01, 2021

Biodiversity SOS
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Published on May 05, 2021

Learning to subtract
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Published on December 16, 2020

Looking ahead
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😮 80% of all brownfield development sites in the UK are impacted with asbestos in the soil or made ground at some level.

📌Join us on this webinar that will outline some of the major issues involved in the control of asbestos in made ground in site development, the potential impacts on options appraisal and techniques that can be used to minimise issues arising from these.

𝗦𝗽𝗲𝗮𝗸𝗲𝗿: Toby Gibbons, Operations Director of RSK Asbestos
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🍃 To respond to the ongoing climate crisis, we need more renewable energy.

🌎 Recent global events have further highlighted the urgency of a smoother transition to net zero.

✔️ In this edition of our series Climate Realities, RSK Renewable Energy Director Mike Kelly explores the opportunity for offshore wind to contribute significantly to the UK’s response to the climate crisis and national energy demand.

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RSK Staff had an amazing time attending the Tameside Careers and Apprenticeship Exhibition!

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🌳 How can businesses improve their relationship with nature?

📌 Join Dr Rossa Donovan, Technical Director at Nature Positive, on a webinar that will explore how well the business community understands its dependencies and impacts on nature and how that translates into corporate strategies.

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RSK Tanzania has been out completing a reconnaissance field study for a proposed solar farm at Kilambo village in Iringa.

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