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Green Initiatives

6.8 / 10

(based on 21 ratings in 2017)


"This is a bit hit and miss as the ideas are there but the implementation less so."
Second year trainee, Bristol
"The firm has recently improved its environmental credentials with a greater emphasis on recycling through using new bins, making it clearer what can and can't be recycled."
First year trainee, Bristol
"They encourage green ways to work, energy saving and have an annual internal challenge etc."
First year trainee, Normally Plymouth currently London
"There are posters asking you to think before you print but efforts could be greater."
First year trainee, Newcastle
"Many offices are currently trying to go paperless."
First year trainee, Newcastle
"Recycling is good and we now have a herb garden on the roof."
First year trainee, Bristol


"Our bins have been removed to encourage recycling."
Second year trainee, Newcastle
"We're currently involved in an initiative to promote reduction of the firm's and office's carbon footprint."
First year trainee, Bristol
"There are many walk-to-work schemes and green belt initiatives."
First year trainee, Newcastle
"The firm is currently looking to get ISO accreditation."
First year trainee, Newcastle
"There's an environmental sub-committee in the corporate social responsibility committee that constantly looks at ways to reduce the carbon footprint. We have a 'walking up the stairs' initiative and the firm is working towards the ISO 14001 certification."
First year trainee, London


"The firm encourages staff to sort their waste into various bins so as to encourage recycling. The firm also encourages staff to work 'paperless'."
First year trainee, Leeds
"There is a lot of focus on reducing the firm's carbon footprint, and this is a focus of the CSR committee. The firm are often looking for ways to reduce energy and promote 'green' ideas."
First year trainee, Plymouth
"I am currently unsure of the firm's efforts to reduce their carbon footprint."
Second year trainee, Newcastle
"In my opinion the firm is starting to improve on efforts to reduce their carbon footprint."
First year trainee, Newcastle


"The firm have recycling bins in place of normal bins throughout the office and there is a commitment to reducing paper use."
Second year trainee, Leeds
"We have introduced e-filing in most departments now, discouraging paper waste."
Second year trainee, Bristol
"It appears to me not that the firm is not that focused as there are not many recycling bins, and there are coffee machines that always give a plastic cup."
First year trainee, Newcastle
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