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Boost Your Environmental Credentials: Green Solutions for UK Companies and Schools

Last Updated on 25/06/2023 In today’s world, prioritising sustainability and environmental responsibility is not just [...]

How can my school become more sustainable?

Last Updated on 01/05/2023 There are many ways that schools can become more sustainable, and [...]

Why companies looking to source more eco-friendly business supplies

Last Updated on 01/05/2023 The demand for eco-friendly business supplies has been on the rise [...]

No “If’s” Just “Butts” – The best ways to actively promote sustainability in the playground

Last Updated on 10/01/2023 Schools have an important responsibility to set the example for their [...]

How the Autumn Statement impacts on Electric Vehicles

Last Updated on 25/11/2022 Tax changes to Electric Vehicles (EVs) have been announced in the [...]

New Blog and Twitter Site!

Last Updated on 04/08/2021 So here goes, our very first blog! We’ll try and add [...]

What the biggest company bosses think of Sustainability

Last Updated on 04/08/2021 I read an interesting report the other day published by the [...]

BS 8903: principles and framework for procuring sustainability

Last Updated on 14/07/2022 Did you know that the world’s first standard for sustainable procurement, BS [...]

Are you a UK based supplier of Eco Business Products?

Last Updated on 04/08/2021 Are you a UK based company selling genuinely eco friendly products [...]

How to reduce tax and help the environment

Last Updated on 04/08/2021 Hello again, this blog is all about how your organisation can [...]

Some thoughts on evaluating Eco Suppliers

Last Updated on 04/08/2021 With so many companies claiming to be green, how do you [...]

How to green your business (Top Tips No 1)

Last Updated on 04/08/2021 Tips for a Greener Workplace Here at we are passionate [...]

Tips for a Greener Workplace Part 2

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 We hope that you found our last blog useful which gave [...]

Tips for a Greener Workplace Part 3

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Hello again. In following from our previous blogs about developing an [...]

Tips for a Greener Workplace (Part 4)

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Hello again, and welcome to the blog. In the past [...]

Tips for a greener Workplace (Part 5)

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Hello again. There are hundreds of often small changes that could [...]

Green Transport; Barcelona’s cycling scheme

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 I was in Barcelona recently (the weather was considerably more pleasant [...]

Tips for a Greener Workplace Part 6

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 In keeping with our recent eco office blogs, here are some [...]

Tips for a Greener Workplace (Part 7)

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 In keeping with our previous eco office posts, here are some [...]

How can my business reduce its landfill tax liability?

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Any business that has to dispose of waste is being clobbered [...]

Austerity, Opportunity & Responsibility

Last Updated on 15/08/2022 The latest paper added to our articles section applies lessons from sustainability [...]

Ten Tips for a Green Office

Last Updated on 18/07/2022, which sells thousands of eco-friendly office supplies online, offers the [...]

Why Christmas isn’t green but could be…

Last Updated on 04/08/2021 I love Christmas – with young kids it makes it even [...]

Make 2013 the year you take steps to helping the environment!

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Happy New Year from our team at! We’ve all suffered [...]

New UBIN recycling bins made of 100% recycled plastic

Last Updated on 15/08/2022 We are really thrilled at to be offering a brand [...]

See us at Childcare Expo 2013!

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 If you’re a nursery or primary school manager and you’re attending [...]

Great to see you at Childcare Expo 2013

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 It was great seeing so many childcare professionals last week at [...]

Top tips for reducing your waste recycling costs

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 brings you 4 top tips to help you reduce your waste [...]

Ubin voted best recycled plastic product of the year

Last Updated on 15/08/2022 We’re thrilled to announce that one of our principle UK-based bin [...]

Our Tips for an Eco Friendly Christmas…

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Do you fancy having a green Christmas this year? Here are [...]

Delphis Eco receives Royal Warrant From HRH The Prince of Wales

Last Updated on 15/08/2022 Our Eco Cleaning Supplies manufacturer, Delphis Eco, has been granted a Royal Warrant [...]

Most buyers influenced by green credentials

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 A survey has found that 80% of Britons say a brand’s [...]

Responsibility & Opportunity via Austerity

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees [...]

Are these floods caused by human impact on climate?

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 We have just experienced the wettest January in England since 1766. [...]

Case study: M&S Plan A strategy

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 Nowadays all companies need to demonstrate their green credentials to stay [...]

Housing Association selected as EU Eco award finalist

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 A housing association will compete against firms from across Europe to [...]

Five-a-day keeps the packaging away!

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 How many of us would like to eat more fruit and [...]

Join the Ice Ride this October

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 Join the Ice Ride! Let’s raise awareness of the threats to [...] Recycling Presentation at Droitwich Spa High School

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 has a dual mission; first to inform, and then to [...]

Separate collections of waste paper, metal, plastic & glass

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 It is already a legal requirement for waste producers to treat [...]

Happy Customer!

Last Updated on 15/08/2022 We’ve had lots of great feedback from customers about our range [...]

Which Party would Mother Nature vote for?

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 After seemingly months of electioneering, the day of reckoning has arrived [...]

National Sustainable Schools Conference 2015

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Two of GreenBuying’s team attended last week’s National Sustainable Schools Conference [...]

Google Street View to map urban air pollution

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Google’s digital maps will soon be able to provide detailed information [...]

All about Electric Vehicles (EVs)

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 We thought our readers might be interested to know what’s happening [...]

Fashion firms urged to tackle deforestation

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 A campaign group is calling on fashion brands to act to [...]

Charity hails new law as a vital step forwards in walking investment

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 For the first time ever, the Government has laid down in [...]

Our recent visit to Dormer House School

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 On Wednesday 9th September 2015 visited the winners of our [...]

World’s Largest Lesson

Last Updated on 15/08/2022 The World’s Largest Lesson The Global Goals and UNICEF have launched [...]

Get a ‘moooove’ on!

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Get a ‘moooove on! For a limited time only we’re offering schools [...]

Happy Eco Friendly Halloween

Last Updated on 15/08/2022 Nowadays we’re spending more money on new Halloween decorations. Not only [...]

The UN Climate Change Conference in Paris

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 The UN Climate Change Conference in Paris See below a brief [...]

2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference Outcome

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 UN Climate Change Conference A deal to attempt to limit the [...]

A Greener Road Ahead

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 A Greener Road Ahead Short of using tyres made from hemp [...]

Test Driving the Tesla Model S Electric Saloon!

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Test Driving the Tesla Model S Electric Saloon! Tesla Motors was [...]

FREE tickets to National Sustainable Schools Conference

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Want FREE tickets to the National Sustainable Schools Conference? We have [...]

Get involved with THE BIG PEDAL!

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Get involved with THE BIG PEDAL! What’s the ‘Big Pedal?’ Many [...]

Launch of 100% Renewable Energy Brokerage

Last Updated on 15/08/2022 At we’re delighted to announce our latest eco service for [...]

How sustainable are the policies of the political parties?

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 With the forthcoming election coming up on the 8th June, we [...]

Joining the UK energy revolution: Green Gas

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 What is Green Gas? Biomethane, otherwise known as Green Gas, is [...]

Queen’s University Belfast researcher turning dirty tinfoil into biofuel catalyst

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Following on from our recent blog introducing Green Gas and how it [...]

Issues facing the UK as the government announces a ban on new petrol and diesel vehicles from 2040

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 As you have probably already heard, the UK government recently announced [...]

Happy Valentines 2018!

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Special Valentine 10% Discount for Schools and Nurseries! We love supporting [...]

The inaugural Green GB Week is here!

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Working in partnership with business and civil society, the UK government [...]

The story behind GreenBuying: Interview with Founder

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 In this blog, published today on Bird Lovegod chats with Matt Roper, [...]

The (green) light bulb moment

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 As founder of I have always been focused on two [...]

Looking for ethical office clearance?

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 As you can see from looking through our website, we sell [...]

Green gas now supplies 1 million UK households

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 Green Gas has made the headlines this week – it has [...]

I live in a hard water area, what do I do?

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 We know from talking to many of our business and household [...]

How green is your energy?

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 We at are always searching for genuinely eco-friendly products and [...]

Why I started

Last Updated on 14/07/2022 Hi there, A very quick blog today. Seemingly every day more [...]

A Christmas Gift for you!

Last Updated on 18/07/2022 On behalf of everyone here at, we’d like to wish [...]

The kids know best…we must act now!

Last Updated on 15/07/2021 The more I learn about the terrible damage man is inflicting [...]