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Hip, hip, hooray for Sam! Winner of Student of the Year, Commerical Impact Award

Sam Armstrong, MSc Environmental Management and Intern with the Centre for Global Eco-Innovation "I have really enjoyed working as a research intern with external companies. My knowledge and research skill set have developed as part of this work, benefiting both my personal and professional development." Sam Armstrong, MSc Environmental Management at the Lancaster Environment Centre,…
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The Enemy Within, at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is the most famous flower and landscape garden show in the UK (and possibly, the world!). This year Lancaster University PhD researcher Claire Holden has provided several sets of invasive ‘alien’ species, such as Japanese knotweed, giant hogweed and Himalayan balsam. These have been cultivated in university greenhouses before being…
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On Paper and in Practice

Empine Print Discovers the Real Benefits of Low Carbon Innovation 1st March 2018 For Anthony Taylor, co-founder of Empine Group, the Low Carbon Innovation Forum has not only helped him make changes inside his own company but has also changed the way it does business in the world at large. “As a commercial print management…
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Low Carbon Innovation Forum – could your SME benefit?

Businesses across Lancashire can reduce energy costs and bust myths around their carbon footprint - thanks to an innovative programme delivered by LUMS. Launched last year by Lancaster University’s Centre for Global Eco-Innovation and Lancaster University Management School, the six month ‘Low Carbon Innovation Forum’ tailored specifically for Lancashire SMEs, aims to provide a space…
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