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Heavy industry needs to forge a sustainable future

Sustainability the new major driving factor in industrial and commercial flooring market

Sustainability will play a major role in growth of the commercial and industrial flooring market over the next five years – according to a report by Hexaresearch – placing Ecotile right at the forefront of emerging industrial flooring trends. Highlighted by, the report shows how technological innovation is stimulating an unprecedented growth in demand […]

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Why a sustainability strategy should be your new frontier

We recently wrote about how sustainability is becoming one the key drivers behind purchasing decisions in the industrial flooring market. So we thought we would take a wider look at sustainability reporting and the role it is playing in many leading organisations today. Why is sustainability reporting having such an impact in the EU? Whether […]

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B Plan is the badge of a sustainable business

B Corp; what is it and what does it mean to UK industry?

Those of you with your fingers on the sustainability pulse will already be familiar with B Corp. But as more and more businesses sign up – as consumers become increasingly demanding of the environmental credentials of their supply chain – B Corp looks set to become the ‘Soil Association’ equivalent of British industry in the […]

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Greener Ways to Heat your Workplace

  If you have been watching the weather over the past couple of days, you will have seen that winter is on its way with snow forecast by the end of the week! With this in mind, we thought we would share a few ideas we have heard of over the years for ways to […]

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5 reasons to use interlocking floortiles

Floods : Rebuilding After a Flood

At time of writing, warnings of floods scatter the map of the British Isles. In fact, 1 in 6 British homes are at risk, according to the Environmental Agency. Yet last year, between 12,000 and 16,000 homes were built on flood plains in England; a pattern that looks unlikely to change any time soon, despite […]

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