The Amenity Forum explains why it’s important to have a strong grounds care policy and schedule.

George Edwardes, technical director at the FPA introduces the RISC 501 - Fire Safety Assessment Test for External Cladding Systems.

Robyn Millen from the Glass and Glazing Federation explains the benefits of good quality windows.

Joe Osborne is an industry consultancy manager at the Met Office, helping to provide organisations with the tools they need to manage weather and climate risks.

What we sit on and where we put our cups is important, no matter how mundane the topic sounds.

Avril Di Palma, business development manager at CarnDu Ltd and representative of the British Pyrotechnists Association explains everything you need to know about organising a firework display.

Eight West Midlands-based local authorities have joined together to manage a local recycling plant, improving recycling and bringing down costs.

Daniel Coulon, director at the National Association of Wheeled Bin Washers sets out some of the solutions for bin cleaning.

From power requirements to landlord permissions, installing fleet, workplace or depot charging infrastructure needs careful consideration. Here’s what you need to know.

Professor Harith Alani, director of the Knowledge Management Institute at the Open University explains how AI can be used for good and bad.

Alex Lawrence, head of health & social care, techUK sets out techUK’s Five Point Plan for CareTech.

Richard Broad, projects & communications manager, Good Homes Alliance explains how the construction industry can contribute to net zero.

James Berry from the Property Care Association (PCA) looks at causes of damp and mould, as well as explaining why tenant lifestyle should not automatically take the blame.

The Business Sprinkler Alliance (BSA) explain some of the key benefits of sprinklers and why maintenance is a must.

Fly tipping, the illegal dumping of waste, can present serious environmental, health, and aesthetic challenges for local authorities and communities. Government Business takes a look at strategies local authorities can implement to prevent fly tipping.

Storage solutions are a critical aspect of waste management and are integral to collection, sorting, recycling and disposal.

Rick Green, chair of the Asphalt Industry Alliance, investigates how best to use government funding for road improvements.

Michael Duncan, senior associate in the Built Environment sector at independent UK law firm Burges Salmon investigates High Street Rental Auctions in the context of the Levelling Up and Regeneration Act.

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Event Diary

This year, Total Telecom’s Connected Britain is celebrating its 10th anniversary, marking a decade of networking, innovation, and collaboration. The conference is now the UK’s largest digital economy event, set to welcome over 7,500 delegates from the telecoms industry and beyond to discuss the hottest topics at ExCel London on September 11–12. 

DTX brings together creative minds and technology practitioners with the tools needed to drive change, enhance experiences and improve efficiencies across today’s organisations.

The countdown to the Environmental Services & Solutions Expo (ESS Expo) is on! As the UK’s largest environmental gathering, ESS Expo is set to take place on 11-12 September 2024 at the NEC, Birmingham.