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The environment's at the heart of all our work.

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First Mile's Climate Heroes Podcast
First Mile's Climate Heroes Podcast Season 5 is launching this Wednesday

Join us for in season 5 for inspiring conversations with the people and businesses at the forefront of the fight against climate change.

First Mile Wins Green Apple Award for Innovative Electric Cargo Bike Recycling Initiative
First Mile Wins Green Apple Award for innovative electric cargo bike recycling initiative

We are thrilled to announce that we have been awarded the prestigious Green Apple Award in recognition of our groundbreaking efforts to protect the environment and promote sustainability.

First Mile extends Business Improvement District (BID) success by welcoming Baker Street Quarter and Harley Street BID partnerships
First Mile extends Business Improvement District (BID) success by welcoming Baker Street Quarter and Harley Street BID partnerships

We’re excited to announce that we've welcomed the Baker Street Quarter Partnership and Harley Street BIDs to our list of BID schemes in London.

The ETS Expansion and its Implications for Recycling: A Closer Look
The ETS Expansion and its Implications for Recycling: A Closer Look

ETS has announced new measures to reduce emissions from 2028 by imposing new permits for energy from waste plant operators procured by firms currently working in aviation and power generation.

How Restaurants Dispose of Cooking Oil
How Restaurants Dispose of Cooking Oil

In this guide, we'll explore everything there is to know about dealing with waste oil - including the financial and environmental implications of improper cooking oil disposal.

First Mile Cargo Bikes Win Sustainability Initiative of the Year
First Mile Cargo Bikes Win Sustainability Initiative of the Year

We are excited to announce another achievement for First Mile, as we’ve been recognised as a winner at the 2023 Sustainability Awards by the esteemed Business Intelligence Group.

Electronic Waste Disposal - How To Recycle Your Work Electronics 

Discarding electrical items is not as simple as throwing them in the bin. Many electrical and electronic equipment and appliances can cause serious health threats if they are not disposed of properly. That’s why electronic items recycling is the best way to remove your old electrical items.

First Mile Joins Westminster Sustainable City Charter
First Mile Joins Westminster Sustainable City Charter

We’re excited to become proud signatories of the Westminster Sustainable City Charter. This initiative presents a remarkable opportunity for businesses in the area to unite and tackle the pressing challenges of climate change and environmental degradation.

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