Costain Environment Week - Making a difference
By Pro-Earth, Sep 20 2018 12:12PM
World Environment Day takes place every year. It is the United Nations’ flagship day for promoting worldwide awareness and action for the environment. It has grown to be a large global platform, celebrated by millions of people in well over 100 countries.
This year, one of the biggest environmental challenges of our time - plastic pollution – is the focus. Statistics show that there will be more plastic in the oceans than fish by 2050. To change the future, we each need to play our part.
One of our clients, the Costain Group, expanded the length and scope of World Environment Day from
just one day to five and we were really pleased to be invited to participate.
Costain Environment Week included a variety of activities group-wide which encouraged the workforce
to make a difference. We were at their Crossrail site in Plumstead, along with distributor OnSite Support, demonstrating how our SaveSorb spill control products can help protect the environment during construction. Unlike many conventional solutions, SaveSorb is totally natural, sustainable, and
importantly, completely polymer-free.
Working with big organisations like Costain means that a small company like ours can harness
their size and become part of a collective power that can make a real, lasting positive impact on