How to be eco-friendly during COVID-19 How to be eco-friendly during COVID-19
27/08/2020
The coronavirus pandemic has thrown a lot of things up in the air, but one positive that seems to have come out of it is its subsequent effect on the environment. Specifically, on global CO2 (carbon dioxide) emissions. Lockdowns …
Is bamboo always eco-friendly? Is bamboo always eco-friendly?
09/03/2020
We’ve talked about bamboo toilet paper and its environmental friendliness in previous blog posts, but as someone rightly pointed out to us, is bamboo really good for everything?An industry that has been called into quest …
Toilet roll – bamboo or recycled paper? Toilet roll – bamboo or recycled paper?
02/03/2020
We’ve established that regular loo roll is not great for the environment and can cause a lot of damage to the planet – from contributing to deforestation to adding to our ever-increasing waste problem. But when it co …
Bamboo toilet roll - which is best? Bamboo toilet roll - which is best?
13/02/2020
Bamboo toilet roll comparison - which is best?Bamboo loo roll seems to be the 'it' product for your bathroom these days, and who can blame you when its so much better for our planet than your classic toilet paper.T …
Deforestation facts for kids Deforestation facts for kids
07/02/2020
Let's start with - what actually is deforestation?Deforestation is the cutting down of forests or groups of trees which is then turned into non-forest use. These are usually converted to farms, ranches, or used for urban use. …
Recycling Centres in Sheffield - Search Tool Recycling Centres in Sheffield - Search Tool
29/01/2020
Where and what to recycle in SheffieldWe are excited to finally share with the world our new recycling search tool. This is something we’ve been working on behind the …
Energy efficiency in our workplace Energy efficiency in our workplace
21/01/2020
Energy efficiency in our workplaceAs this week is Big Energy Saving Week, we decided to carry out a brief audit on the energy use in our office, in an effort to reduce our carbon footprint as a business. An effort we are going f …
Eco Friendly Tips and Hacks Eco Friendly Tips and Hacks
14/01/2020
Five eco friendly tips and hacksAt Intelligent Facility Solutions, we are focused on eliminating as much waste as possible and doing our bit as a business to help combat climate change.So, we have put together five easy&n …
Sustainable New Year Resolutions for 2020 Sustainable New Year Resolutions for 2020
06/01/2020
Sustainable New Year Resolutions for 20201. Swap in reusable productsThis could be just a couple of small things, like swapping out plastic bottles and coffee cups for reusable versions. And making sure you have a reusable bag …
Food banks in Sheffield - how and what to donate Food banks in Sheffield - how and what to donate
16/12/2019
Food banks provide a vital and necessary service to our society, and to the people of Sheffield. More than 14 million people in the UK live below the poverty line. And the number of food banks has increased significantly in the …