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EIC pledges to achieve net zero

By |2019-12-11T15:32:05+00:00November 19th, 2019|EIC News|

EIC has joined the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE), as well as members AECOM and WSP, in becoming the first signatories of Pledge to Net Zero. As governments around the world grapple with their own response to the climate and environmental emergency, the industry campaign is encouraging all organisations who work in the

EIC WELCOMES ENVIRONMENT BILL

By |2020-03-13T16:07:51+00:00October 16th, 2019|EIC News|

Commenting on today’s publication of the Environment Bill, Matthew Farrow, Environmental Industries Commission Executive Director said: We strongly welcome the Bill.  Government policy is rightly becoming much more ambitious, which means the innovation and insights that environmental technology and services firms have is needed more than ever.  They and their investors need a coherent,

Positive signs on the environment from new PM’s appointments

By |2020-03-13T16:10:42+00:00July 31st, 2019|EIC News|

It’s early days yet, but there are some initial positive signs for environmental policy in the new prime minister’s governmental appointments, says Matthew Farrow. To say that Boris Johnson has hit the ground running as the new prime minister is something of an understatement. We’ve seen a brutal cabinet makeover, the recall of controversial

EIC to conduct ‘innovation audit’ of DEFRA 25 Year Environment Plan

By |2020-03-13T16:11:51+00:00June 11th, 2019|EIC News, Press release|

The Environmental Industries Commission (EIC), the trade association for the environmental technology and services sector, is working with EIC member Ramboll’s Environment & Health team to prepare a report on the extent to which new innovation will be needed to deliver the Government’s flagship 25 Year Environment Plan.  Commenting on the work, EIC Executive Director Matthew Farrow said: 

Brownfield and Contaminated Land 2019

By |2019-04-18T14:22:45+01:00May 1st, 2019|

Brownfield and Contaminated Land 2019 is returning to Belfast on 1st May and will bring you the most important and up-to-date information on innovative techniques for the risk assessment and remediation of contaminated land and groundwater, as well as strategies to deliver effective brownfield development within revised planning and policy frameworks in both Northern Ireland

The environment sector: a look ahead

By |2020-03-13T16:13:46+00:00April 12th, 2019|Staff posts|

By EIC Executive Director Matthew Farrow  It’s nearly 15 years since I became professionally involved in environmental issues, when I took the post of Head of Environmental Policy at the CBI.  Many ministers, consultations and strategies have come and gone over that period (during which I also worked at the Environmental Services Association and now

Groundwater 2019

By |2019-03-01T17:04:36+00:00March 27th, 2019|

Environment Analyst and Brownfield Briefing are pleased to announce that Groundwater 2019 will be taking place on 27th March in London. Returning for its 8th year, this informative conference will once again offer a balanced mix of practical case studies, new research and policy updates, combined with interactive Q&A sessions and extensive networking opportunities. Together,