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19 November 2019

Let's Recycle – Recycling services offered for hair irons and corks

11 November 2019

Harpers – New recycling service launches for corks and cartons

11 November 2019

Packaging Gateway – First Mile launches wine corks and long-life carton recycling service

11 November 2019

Access All Areas – Food Made Good host sustainable awards at Troxy

4 November 2019

UK Investor Magazine – Workplaces need to be more eco-friendly, study finds

1 November 2019

MRW – Digital edition: November 2019

29 October 2019

BBC News – Hangers are 'fashion industry's plastic straw'

29 October 2019

Independent – Designer of fully sustainable hanger says plastic version is industry's "dirty secret"

29 October 2019

Daily Mail – Meghan Markle's favourite designer Roland Mouret claims plastic coat hangers are as bad for environment as drinking straws

29 October 2019

Gizmodo – Coat Hangers Are Today's Plastic Thing to Feel Sad About

29 October 2019

BBC News – Plastic hangers are our little dirty secret, says designer

21 October 2019

Environment Journal – Misleading wording on packaging encourages littering, study says

17 October 2019

Birmingham Updates – 127,000 kg of waste recycled in first year of Jewellery Quarter BID and First Mile scheme

15 October 2019

Mirror – How life-threatening brain tumour turned science teacher into beach eco warrior

10 October 2019

Business Green – BusinessGreen Technology Awards 2019: Finalists announced

10 October 2019

Let's Recycle – Vegware launches courier recycling service

9 October 2019

Resource – Cycling challenge tackles plastic pollution

8 October 2019

Hampstead Village BID – Partnership with First Mile

30 September 2019

Business Green – First Mile and Vegware team up to stop compostable packaging ending up in landfill

30 September 2019

Scottish Field – Scotland Takes Top Three in "Green" UK Major Cities

25 September 2019

The Grocer – Vegware links with First Mile for compostable packaging collection

23 September 2019

EPPM – First Mile and Vegware partner on compostable packaging recycling

23 September 2019

Resource – Vegware launches post-back service to encourage effective packaging composting

23 September 2019

Packaging News – First Mile and Vegware team up to boost compostable packaging recycling

19 September 2019

The Guardian – Burger King is giving up on free plastic toys for kids – when will others follow?

18 September 2019

London Post – London’s First Mile a UK winner in European Business Awards

11 September 2019

Southside Birmingham – How to make your business more eco-friendly whilst reducing costs

11 September 2019

Packaging Insights – Simplify packaging to increase recycling levels, advises First Mile CEO

9 September 2019

EuroNews – How to make your start-up business sustainable from day one

6 September 2019

Food Voices – Coffee Cup Research

13 August 2019

Packaging News – Plastics debate line-up revealed

13 August 2019

Packaging Europe – The BIG Plastics Debate puts plastic alternatives under the microscope

30 July 2019 – Cyclist completes 7,000km beach clean-up ride around UK coastline

26 July 2019

CelluloidJunkie – CJ Green: Curzon’s Sustainability Measures

24 July 2019

Flux – The link between an eco-friendly office and workplace well-being

17 July 2019

Packaging Gateway – James Cropper and Hallmark to create card range made from coffee cups

10 July 2019

Cleaning Hygiene Today – Inside First Mile’s “Sacktory”

8 July 2019

Packaging News – Coffee Cup recycling update and debate at London event

4 July 2019

Let's Recycle – First Mile partners with Huhtamaki

3 July 2019

Earth Island – First Mile and Huhtamaki join forces to accelerate disposable coffee cup recycling

2 July 2019

Resource – New partnership to help businesses recycle cups

2 July 2019

Cost Sector Catering – First Mile and Huhtamaki join forces to accelerate disposable coffee cup recycling

1 July 2019

Packaging Europe – First Mile and Huhtamaki join forces to accelerate disposable coffee cup recycling

1 July 2019

Packaging Gateway – First Mile and Huhtamaki partner to promote disposable cup recycling

1 July 2019

Express & Star – Free food festival heading to Birmingham this weekend

1 July 2019

REB News – First Mile and Huhtamaki join forces to increase coffee cup recycling

1 July 2019

MRW Magazine – First Mile coffee cup partnership

1 July 2019

Energy Live News – Which countries are leading the way in sustainable energy?

28 June 2019

Evening Standard – How Hunter are turning your old wellies into horse tracks creating a sustainable solution to waste

13 June 2019

European Business Magazine – Becoming More Sustainable

10 June 2019

Business Green – Going circular: Is your office fit for the future and fit for the planet?

4 June 2019

Dezeen – Eight design brands leading the way in sustainability

4 June 2019

Metro – Sustainable fashion just got a new cool makeover

30 May 2019

Fibre2Fashion – Inditex UK signs for First Mile's plastic hanger recycling

24 May 2019

Waste Management World – Six Waste & Recycling Firms Warn Government Against Creating ‘Monopoly’

24 May 2019

REB News – Waste firms partner to prevent local recycling monopolies

24 May 2019

People Management – Why countryside walks and pub lunches aren’t just for weekends or days off

23 May 2019

Apparel Industry News / Just-Style – New coat hanger recycling service launches in UK

22 May 2019

Air Quality News – Parents ‘trapped’ in toxic homes as Hubbub launch new air quality campaign

21 May 2019

Business Green – Coat hangers: First Mile confronts its latest waste villain

20 May 2019

British Plastics & Rubber – First Mile launches new coat hanger recycling service to prevent millions of hangers going to waste each year

20 May 2019

REB News – First Mile launch coat hanger recycling service

14 May 2019

Birmingham Live – All the amazing food and drink you can try at Colmore Food Festival 2019

13 May 2019

Packaging Gateway – First Mile launches UK compostable packaging recycling service

13 May 2019

British Plastics and Rubber Magazine – First Mile launches the UK’s first dedicated compostable packaging recycling service

9 May 2019

Environment Journal – UK’s first compostable packaging recycling service launched

9 May 2019

Business Green – First Mile launches recycling service for compostable packaging

9 May 2019

The Environmental Blog – The three items everyone should recycle

8 May 2019

Evening Standard – Kerbside recycling service for compostable packaging aimed at businesses to be launched

8 May 2019

Packaging News – First Mile launches dedicated compostable packaging recycling service

8 May 2019

Reb News – First Mile launch compostable recycling packaging service

8 May 2019

Alternative Energies – The Obscure Benefits of Recycling

1 May 2019

MRW Magazine – First Mile’s compostable packaging

29 April 2019

Let's Recycle – First Mile website offers recycling data

18 April 2019

BBC – Costa Coffee vows 'cup recycling revolution'

17 April 2019

Start Your Business – Consumer Demands

16 April 2019

Midlands Business News – Making the Cities of the Midlands More Eco-Friendly

5 April 2019

Evening Standard – ULEZ charge: How will the ultra-low emission zone check affect Londoners?

3 April 2019

Evening Standard – London hospitals trial blood deliveries by bike as Mayor's toxic air levy comes in

3 April 2019

CSM – Changing Customer Demands – Is Your Business Keeping Up?

1 April 2019

Fleet News – Imminent London ULEZ prompts renewed calls for Government help

27 March 2019

BizCatalyst 360 – The Environmental Impact of UK Offices & Ways to Reduce Damage

18 March 2019

Jewellery Quarter – JQBID Partners with First Mile in Mission to Make Birmingham Green!

11 March 2019

Guardian Series – Swapping vehicles to meet ULEZ emissions standards is 'minimum' companies should do

27 February 2019

Evening Standard – 6 steps you can take to protect yourself from London's air pollution

19 February 2019

Blue & Green Tomorrow – 3 Easy Ways Businesses Can Reduce Their Carbon Footprint

15 February 2019

Let's Recycle – London Fashion Week sparks recycling debate

15 February 2019

Resource – Businesses join forces to tackle Scotland's coffee cup waste

14 February 2019

London Post – First Mile poll highlights the nation’s throwaway clothing culture ahead of London Fashion Week

2 February 2019

The Press And Journal – How to make any wardrobe sustainable

29 January 2019

Made in Shoreditch – #PassionToAction: Interview with Bruce Bratley, CEO of First Mile

25 January 2019

This Week in FM – Action Required To Halt A Return To Deadly Smog

22 January 2019

Small Business Sense – How Important is it to Have a Concrete Code of Ethics?

18 January 2019

London Post – First Mile Releases Image of Air Pollution Damage to Oxford Street

14 January 2019

Megri – The Benefits of Being an Eco-Friendly Small Business

11 January 2019

Design Like – How to Design Your Business to Attract Millennials

11 January 2019

Money Journey Today – Is Eco-Friendliness in the Workplace Affordable?

11 January 2019

My Millennial Guide – Does an office's green credentials affect your decision to work there?

9 January 2019

Entrepreneur Business Blog – How Can You Attract Specific Demographics to Your Small Business?

8 January 2019

Our Business News – What are Big High-Street Retailers Doing to Appear More Eco-Friendly?

2 January 2019

My Life I Guess – Would A Restaurant or Café Presenting as Eco-Friendly Make Me More Interested to Go There?

2 January 2019

EU Business – What are the Biggest Companies Doing to Appear More Eco-Friendly?

18 December 2018

Talk Business – Does presenting as eco-friendly increase revenue?

17 December 2018

Business First – The Benefits of Running an Eco-Friendly Small Business

14 December 2018

Resource – New recycling scheme for single-use plastic beer kegs

13 December 2018

Packaging Europe – First Mile and KeyKeg Kick-start a Closed-loop Recycling Programme for Plastic Beer Kegs

13 December 2018

Suburban Finance – Top Tips For Picking The Perfect Restaurant

1 December 2018

Australian News Daily Bulletin – Should Highstreet Retailers Do More to Reduce Packaging and Recycle?

17 July 2018

MotorTransport – First Mile puts best foot Forward with six new Isuzu trucks

18 June 2018

Global Citizen – This UK store will buy back old clothes to cut down on waste

11 June 2018

City A.M. – The Planet's plastic addiction is hurting our oceans, so we all much reduce, reuse and recycle

6 June 2018

Brum Pic – Colmore food festival 2018 to ban plastic straws as part of zero to landfill mission

31 May 2018

LetsRecycle – Costa to 'review' cup pledge if levy passed

20 April 2018

City A.M. – Wasteful thinking: We meet the man on a mission to tackle the UK's plastic addiction

18 April 2018

LetsRecycle – Waste sector backs Costa's coffee cup recycling plan

18 April 2018

The Guardian – Costa Coffee to recycle equivalent of all its takeaway cups each year

29 March 2018

City A.M. – Debate: Will the deposit return scheme for bottles be effective at cutting down plastic use?

19 September 2017

Bdaily – First Mile recycling company is cutting our diesel vehicles in London

8 July 2017

Plastic Oceans – Plastic Pollution - the path to awareness

25 May 2017

Forbes – London Stock Exchange's '1,000 Companies To Inspire Britain' Shows SME's Growing At 70%

23 May 2017

MRW – Going beyond the First Mile

16 May 2017

LetsRecycle – First Mile targets growth after GCP investment

9 May 2017

Information Age – Going green: technology's battle to save the planet

29 March 2017

Renewable Energy Magazine – Food Waste collection in the UK: An interview with Bruce Bratley of First Mile

20 March 2017

Edie – How to win the war on waste in the UK

6 March 2017

City A.M. – Absolute rubbish: Waste entrepreneur Bruce Bratley on building his recycling empire

16 February 2017

Resource – bio-bean establishes Caffè Nero partnership to turn coffee waste into fuel

13 February 2017

Business Green – Caffe Nero teams up with bio-bean and First Mile to turn waste coffee into fuel

10 February 2017

The Evening Standard – Caffe Nero first major coffee chain with delivery scheme to convert beans into fuel

6 February 2017

The Telegraph – First Mile chief: 'Saving the planet should be made easy'

3 March 2016

Real Business – First Mile: Revolutionising waste and recycling for 14,000 businesses

13 July 2015

Medium – First Mile: Recycling Company Uses CRM to help customers manager their rubbish

12 December 2014

Management Today – How London's recycling king built a £11m turnover business

7 August 2013

REB News – First Mile pioneers pop-up recycling in London

21 June 2012

Facilities Management Journal – First Mile Launches new food recycling service for businesses in London

25 October 2011

Money Week – Bruce Bratley: I make £4.2m a year from the recycling bin

22 February 2008

Small Biz Pod – Recycling Support Brings Business success

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