Well that was some year! For one reason (here’s looking at you pandemic) and another I think most of us will be glad to see the back of 2020, and look forward to a much better year in 2021 – it won’t take much! Anyway, this time of year is always a good time to contemplate what … [Read more...] about Out with old in with new – five new year’s resolutions for environmental practitioners
Answers 1. The number of employees at and above which the employer must record their suitable and sufficient risk assessment. Gold rings (5) 2. The number that you divide C1T1 + C2T2 + C3T3 +… by in order to work out the eight-hour time-weighted average exposure (COSHH … [Read more...] about Christmas Quiz 2020 – Part 2 (Answers)
Yes it IS that time of year again. Yes I have been entrusted with another Christmas Quiz. Yes it will feature lots of health and safety questions. No I don’t get out much. But then nor do most of you either. This year it’s fiendishly simple. You just have to answer … [Read more...] about Christmas Quiz 2020 Part 1
Where do we start? It’s a fairly common question that I’ve been asked over the years. What is the point of effectively managing environmental issues in a workplace? In other words ‘why should we bother?’ I have come across this viewpoint on many occasions. Usually when I'm … [Read more...] about Why Bother with Environmental Management?
Cycling or cycling? I do enjoy a bit of cycling. As those of you who know me well are quite aware, I turned into a MAMIL (Middle Aged Man in Lycra) many years back. However, don’t be fooled by the title this post it is not about that kind of cycling, but the just as … [Read more...] about The importance of nutrient cycling