Lyreco halves carbon footprint

Lyreco halves carbon footprint

Lyreco’s 22 UK sites have become energy carbon neutral by cutting it's CO2 emissions by 57% since 2010, the estimated equivalent of 11,000 tonnes of carbon, according to the latest readings. This reduction in carbon also translates as a 47% reduced carbon emissions against turnover from 2010. Lyreco has met its yearly reduction target every year since 2015 after starting our most significant...

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International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Today is International Women's Day, a global day dedicated to celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. Worldwide groups come together to celebrate International Women’s Day every year. This year’s theme is ‘Choose To Challenge’ – because a challenged world is an alert world. Individually, we're all responsible for our own thoughts and actions - all day,...

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Simple steps you can take to make your home office as efficient as possible

Simple steps you can take to make your home office as efficient as possible

Have you made the shift back to home working? Or just looking to refresh your workstation for the winter? Making your living space an efficient workspace can be a big task to tackle! Here are 5 essential tips to follow to make your home working space the right space for you…   Find the right space:   Finding the right space to set up your office is the first and most important step, a...

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How your business can make greener choices

How your business can make greener choices

We all seek to be more environmentally responsible in our own everyday lives, but as a business, we all have a greater responsibility to drive real change forward. The impact a business has far outweighs the individual, here are some simple but effective changes you can make as a business.   Make greener choices Finding green equivalent alternatives to your everyday business essential items...

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Bullet Journals: wellness fad or utterly fab?

Bullet Journals: wellness fad or utterly fab?

Bullet Journaling seems like the latest wellness fad, with fans across the world stocking up on notebooks, coloured pens and washi tape to create their organisational masterpiece. But what is a Bullet Journal and why is it such an effective wellness tool? Creator Ryder Carroll was diagnosed with ADD as a child and spent his life struggling to find an organisational method that suited his needs;...

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Everything you need to know when choosing the right mask

Everything you need to know when choosing the right mask

*Updated on 22nd September 2020* As government guidance once again changes across the four devolved nations of the United Kingdom and in the Republic of Ireland it's important to know which type of masks & face-coverings we need to be wearing and in which settings. Preventing the spread of COVID-19 is paramount in the workplace, the health and safety of your employees should be your top...

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CREATING A SAFE WORKPLACE – PROVIDING SAFE VENTILATION

CREATING A SAFE WORKPLACE – PROVIDING SAFE VENTILATION

Improving general ventilation, preferably through fresh air or mechanical systems can help reduce the risk of spreading many viruses, infections and germs including COVID-19. Providing an adequate supply of fresh air can also help prevent employees feeling unfocused, irritable and stuffy resulting in them feeling motivated to work. Here are some ways you can ensure there is a fresh supply of...

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Preventing the spread of germs through effective and safe disposal of PPE & Face coverings

Preventing the spread of germs through effective and safe disposal of PPE & Face coverings

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, essential PPE such as masks, gloves and aprons have been fundamental in protecting you and your team’s health and safety. To continue to protect those around you, it is essential we all understand how to effectively dispose of PPE and face coverings to prevent the spread of infection.   How to safely remove personal protective equipment Removing your...

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A guide to creating safe deliveries

A guide to creating safe deliveries

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, delivery drivers have been instrumental in keeping Britain going; from delivering essential supplies to the NHS, to dropping off your food shopping, they have allowed us to get the goods we need to navigate through this crisis. However, due to the nature of their roles, logistics workers and drivers may be more likely to be exposed to COVID-19. These teams are...

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