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Biodiversity success at Swarth Moor SSSI as Tarmac raises bog’s standard

The threatened species, great crested newt, has been recorded in record numbers following the successful restoration of a raised bog between Tarmac’s Arcow and Dry Rigg Quarries in North Yorkshire, as part of the company’s ongoing commitment to supporting wildlife and biodiversity across the UK.

 

Hanson UK takes another step towards CCS at Padeswood

Hanson’s Padeswood cement works in Flintshire has been shortlisted for funding as part of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy’s (BEIS) Phase 2 Carbon Capture and Storage Cluster Sequencing process.

 
 
 
 
 
 

UK Construction Declines Once Again

Today, Glenigan, one of the construction industry’s leading insight experts, releases the July 2022 edition of its Construction Index.

 

Hanson shows it support for Pride

Hanson has given a ready-mixed concrete mixer and an aggregates tipper truck a colourful makeover to mark the 50th anniversary of Pride marches in the UK and show its support for the LGBT+ community.

 

WKE pellets cleaner and greener than coal and gas

Solid improved recovered fuel (SIRF) pellets perform significantly better than coal and natural gas on carbon emissions, according to a new report by management consultant and waste specialist Monksleigh.