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Volvo partners with Reef Lab Designs to encourage ocean biodiversity

Volvo partners with Reef Lab Designs to encourage ocean biodiversity

Car manufacturer Volvo has partnered with the Sydney Institute of Marine Science and Reef Design Lab to create an environmentally-friendly 'living' seawall along Sydney harbour.



Dutch furniture design company secures Dragon's Den funding

Dutch furniture design company secures Dragon's Den funding

Sustainable furniture design company Van De Sant has secured a £70,000 (€80,000, US$91,000) investment package from serial entrepreneur and TV personality Deborah Meaden.



How energy efficiency can boost your bottom line

How energy efficiency can boost your bottom line

Today’s energy landscape is changing fast bringing new challenges for businesses.




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in this issue

• CMO: any exercise is good for you
• Exercise on NHS could be 'miracle cure'
• Blair Drummond invests £1m in Sea Lion Enclosure


Property & tenders
Appointment of advisors to guide the Council in undertaking a leisure services options appraisal
Location: Lambeth Company: Lambeth Council
Expression of Interest for Moray’s Leisure and Libraries Service contract
Location: Company: Moray Council
Sale of Exceptional Development Site: Portugal's first truly holistic wellness retreat
Location: Company: Cadavais Investimentos Turisticos
TO LET: ESTABLISHED OUTDOOR ACTIVITY CENTRE
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News headlines
GSN Announces Pledge for the Planet Campaign  
GSN Announces Pledge for the Planet Campaign

By Jane Kitchen

Green Spa Network (GSN), a nonprofit trade association serving the spa industry in support of a sustainable future, has created a Pledge for the Planet campaign to encourage the wellness industry to commit to eight principles of environmental sustainability by Earth Day 2020. On September 23, 2019, the United .... more>>
Football clubs urged to ditch single-use plastics  
Football clubs urged to ditch single-use plastics

By Tom Walker

Professional football clubs should introduce wide-ranging measures – such as introducing returnable beer cups – to eliminate single-use plastics from their stadiums. That is the call from the British Association for Sustainable Sport (BASIS), which is urging clubs to re-evaluate their use of unnecessary .... more>>

IOC Initiative To Help National Committees Cut Carbon Emissions  
By Sam Boggon

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has set out to help the world’s 206 National Olympic Committees (NOC) reduce their carbon emissions. Working together with its carbon partner .... more>>
Canada's first natural swimming pool by gh3 architecture wins plaudits for innovation  
By Andy Knaggs

Honoured this year among the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada's Awards of Excellence in the Innovation in Architecture category, Borden Park Natural Swimming Pool in Edmonton, .... more>>
New sustainable spa certification launches  
By Jane Kitchen

Vios Spa Group has launched a US-based certification programme for “green” spas. A global spa certification designed specifically for spas and offered by spa veterans, the Vios Certified .... more>>
The Aldin Biomes will be a dramatic new attraction for Reykjavik, Iceland  
By Liz Terry

Architects Wilkinson Eyre are to create a new visitor attraction in the form of a massive biome complex, near Reykjavik. The Aldin Biomes have just received planning permission and when .... more>>
Flyger, Fraenkel join GSN  
By Jane Kitchen

The Green Spa Network has elected to new board members to its team: Teresa Flyger, director, global brand wellness at Hilton Worldwide and Sallie Fraenkel, founder and president of Mind Body .... more>>
GSN launches research programme  
By Jane Kitchen

The Green Spa Network (GSN) has launched a sustainability research survey to collect information from its members regarding their environmental efforts in their businesses. The first .... more>>
Solar power project makes Six Flags Great Adventure almost zero-carbon  
By Andy Knaggs

The completion of a major solar energy installation at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey, US, has made the park the first in the world to be almost entirely powered by the .... more>>
Opening date set for 3XN-designed Olympic House  
By Andrew Manns

The new headquarters of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), also known as “Olympic House”, will open to the public on 23 June – International Olympic Day. Situated in Bourget Park .... more>>
‘Peninsula of tranquility’: Baca Architects to design spa and hotel with floating lodges in new UK eco resort  
By Jane Kitchen

Baca Architects has secured planning permission on behalf of Rothgen Group for a £25m hotel and spa in South Yorkshire, England, to be operated by Campbell Gray Hotels. The Tyram Lakes .... more>>
Six Senses announces Iceland location for 2022  
By Jane Kitchen

Six Senses will open a new resort in the country of fire and ice for its next development: Six Senses Össurá Valley. Designed to be a hub for people passionate about nature, wellness and .... more>>
Six Senses to open first resort in Central America  
By Jane Kitchen

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas will bring its sustainable, luxury footprint to Central America as it teams up with The Canyon Group for the development of Six Senses Papagayo in Costa Rica. .... more>>
Rosewood Ningbo set for ‘new green landmark’ in the heart of ancient Chinese city  
By Jane Kitchen

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts is continuing its strategic growth in China with the announcement of Rosewood Ningbo, set to open in 2024. This latest project adds to Rosewood’s growing .... more>>
Blu Spas launches new social spa concept  
By Jane Kitchen

International spa consultancy and design team Blu Spas Inc. have launched Blu Galaxy, a modular, eco-friendly contrast bathing concept designed to be easily dropped into plans for .... more>>

Features
Comfort Zone headquarters

New opening:
Comfort Zone headquarters


Spa Business gets the first glimpse of Comfort Zone’s new €40m, uber-green home in Italy
Picsolve

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Picsolve


Picsolve offers an immersive experience beyond the traditional green screen
The Madison Collection

Promotional feature:
The Madison Collection


The Madison Collection is committed to creating high-quality hotel and spa linens while at the same time protecting the environment, promoting workplace wellness and supporting clean water rights. Owner Charmaine T Lang and Gilad Lang, vice president of business development, tell us more
The Wellness

Promotional feature:
The Wellness


A beautiful pool can be the standout feature that draws new customers. It can also cut your running costs if it’s designed to be sustainable. Mohammed Ibrahim, CEO of The Wellness, explains
Stefano Boeri

People profile:
Stefano Boeri


Stefano Boeri is working on a number of major green schemes in China
A love of nature

:
A love of nature


Well building guru Jason McLennan opens his home and shares his thoughts about environmental design with Well Home
Davide Bollati

Interview:
Davide Bollati


Liz Terry speaks to the founder of Comfort Zone about the group’s new botanical garden and ongoing commitment to environmentalism
A love of nature

:
A love of nature


Well building guru Jason McLennan opens his home and shares his thoughts about environmental design with Well Home
Zoos & Aquariums

Industry Opinion:
Zoos & Aquariums


WAZA’s Sabrina Brando on providing animals with opportunities for choices, stimulating environments and enriching activities
Product news
Oakworks’ sustainability drive hits million trees landmark

Oakworks’ sustainability drive hits million trees landmark

FROM GREEN-KIT.NET

Spa equipment manufacturer Oakworks has planted its millionth tree, as part of a sustainability partnership with non-profit organisation Trees for the Future.
 
H&M blends fashion and sustainability with new activewear range

H&M blends fashion and sustainability with new activewear range

FROM GREEN-KIT.NET

Global retailer H&M has released a range of sustainable activewear for women.
 
Bamford Haybarn opens New York spa with English design and eco-friendly products

Bamford Haybarn opens New York spa with English design and eco-friendly products

FROM GREEN-KIT.NET

UK-based luxury day spa operator Bamford Haybarn Spa, founded by organic pioneer Carole Bamford, has opened its second US location.
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TVS Group

Our company was established in April 2009 and this year marks our 10 year anniversary.

The TVS Group supply and install sports and fitness flooring to a wide range of facilities. We cater for every type of exercise and every level of competition, from recreational to elite level performance.
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