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 Sheffield We 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 workplace As 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 hacks At 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 2020 1. Swap in reusable products This 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 …
Every time you throw something away, you’re hurting the planet – here’s why Every time you throw something away, you’re hurting the planet – here’s why
27/11/2019
Which is better - landfill or incineration? We are a nation with a whole lot of rubbish. The latest figures from the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs show that, on average, we produce 409kg of waste per pers …
The lifecycle of a coffee cup The lifecycle of a coffee cup
12/11/2019
Takeaway or disposable coffee cups must be one of the most confusing items when it comes to recycling. Can you recycle them or not? Technically yes, they are recyclable. But only 1 in 400 are recycled. This is due to the fact th …
How to reduce plastic waste in the office How to reduce plastic waste in the office
04/11/2019
As some of you may have heard, we had been piloting a single-use plastic ban at Intelligent Facility Solutions headquarters. We recieved quite the attention for it! Our ban was covered by The Times, featured on va …