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VISIT US ON STAND 228 AT THE HOMEBUILDING AND RENOVATING SHOW

We will be back at one of our favourite shows on November 17th and 18th.  The South West Home Building and Renovating Show is held at the Bath & West Showground, Somerset from 18th to 19th Nov and offers unlimited inspiration for whatever your building needs.

Come and see us on stand 228 where you can pick up a sample, take a factsheet or two and speak to our team of experts who will be on hand to discuss your insulation needs
We look forward to seeing you!


DO PLASTICS HAVE A ROLE IN HEALTHY BUILDINGS?

The construction industry is the second largest user of plastic, with 20% of plastic waste coming from the construction sector. With the impacts and implications of the widespread use of plastics in the built environment just beginning to be understood it is time to find out more.

The ASBP and The Green Register are kicking of a series of events to investigate this topic with an afternoon of talks in Bristol on the 1st November.

For more info visit the ASBP website


NIGHTMARE OF PLASTIC IN OCEANS WILL ONLY GET WORSE

The Prince of Wales has spoken about the ‘nightmare’ of plastic waste polluting the world’s oceans, saying he fears it will get worse. Prince Charles delivered a speech at a meeting of environmentalists and business leaders  in London to discuss the issue .

The heir to the throne spoke of his ‘deep frustration’ at the world ignoring the problem and called on companies to make changes to cut their plastic waste.

By Sarah Knapton,Science Editor The Telegraph
To read the full story click here


CIRCULAR SOLUTION TO PLASTIC WASTE

Plastic has a significant role to play in achieving a sustainable future. Global production has topped 300 million metric tons per annum, a figure expected to double in the next 20 years.
The systems for dealing with plastic waste lag significantly behind other materials, with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation reporting in January 2016 that only 14% of plastic packaging is collected for recycling and just 10% of that is actually recycled.


END OF THE PLASTIC RECYCLING SHAMBLES

By Daniel Martin – Policy Editor Daily Mail

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has unveiled a four-point blueprint to help make recycling easier and create nationwide standards for plastic collection.

To read the full story visit The Dail Mail


FROM WASTE TO WARMTH

Construction Materials Online January 2018

Have you ever wondered what we should do with the world’s mountain of waste single-use plastic? What about insulating your loft with it?

Click here to read the full article


VISIT US ON STAND 228 AT THE HOMEBUILDING AND RENOVATING SHOW

Our final show of 2017 is Home Building and Renovating to be held at the Bath & West Showground, Somerset from 18th to 19th Nov. The go-to exhibition for self-builders and renovators, offeringunlimited inspiration for whatever your building needs.
SupaSoft Factsheets are available to download – visit our download page for more


BEST SUSTAINABLE THERMAL INSULATION COMPANY

Cumbrian based company Eden Renewable Innovations Ltd are once again winners in Build Magazine’s 2017 Sustainable Building Awards. This time the company has won “Best Sustainable Thermal Insulation Company – UK”

As suppliers of the UK’s most comprehensive range of natural and recycled insulation, Eden Renewable Innovations Ltd offer products that uniquely combine natural and recycled fibres at their optimum proportions and density. The company is recognised throughout the UK and Beyond for both their commitment to sustainable building and an uncompromising approach to performance, quality and service.
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PRINCE CHARLES AND SKY’S OCEAN RESCUE

Sky’s Ocean Rescue Campaign is ‘Educating and inspiring people to protect our oceans’

The ‘Ocean Rescue’ campaign  backed by Prince Charles is gaining momentum. Bringing awareness to millions of people across Europe the campaign ‘aims to educate and inspire people to change their behaviour and help protect our oceans.Dramatically reducing the amount of plastic waste produced every day that ends up in them’

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PLASTIC POLLUTION RIVALS CLIMATE CHANGE

Experts issue shocking warning as they reveal ONE MILLION plastic bottles are sold every minute.

The number of plastic bottles sold every minute will climb by 20 per cent by 2021, with more than half a trillion bottles sold every year in just three years.
Fewer than half of these bottles are recycled and most plastics end up in the world’s oceans and are ingested by marine wildlife

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THE REAL LADY IN THE VAN

SupaSoft insulation helping to keep an eco-friendly
mobile home warm and cosy.

Louise Watts wanted her unique mobile home to be as environmentally friendly as possible, but with limited space, weight restrictions and a roller shutter at the back making it difficult for the van to conserve heat, the insulation not only had to be eco friendly and able to help keep the van warm, but also be lightweight and non bulky.

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SUSTAINABLE BUILDING FIRM OF THE YEAR!

Eden Renewable Innovations Ltd named as winner of the Sustainable Building Firm of the Year Award!

“Eden Renewable Innovations Ltd stands out from the thousands of potential contenders due to creative movements, a dedicated team & brilliant quality of production and service you have offered to your customers. This shows in your constant progression within this sector allowing growth within your firm and being a one to watch in the near future. ‘– Build Magazine

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HEALTH BUILDINGS AND CONFERENCE EXPO

Exploring the extent to which careful product selection can have a positive influence on occupant health.

Mark Lynn, our own Managing Director will be joining a number of expert speakers throughout the conference, where they will address urgent occupant health issues such as overheating, moisture and mould, and indoor air quality. They will also explore how building products can exacerbate the problem or provide a solution.

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TOP 10 – BUILDING AND FACILITIES NEWS

SupaSoft chosen as one of the top 10 exhibitors at
The Home Building and Renovating Show
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SupaSoft,  the sustainable insulation product made from recycled plastic bottles and created by the team at Eden Renewable Innovations ltd, has been chosen as one of the Top 10 exhibitores at the Home Building and Renovating Show, london by the well-known trade magazine Building and Facilites News.

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