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A Painted Passenger Paradise!

10/06/2010

Move over Laurence Llewellyn Bowen! For Homebase’s latest TV commercial, Carlisle railway station was transformed from a sombre stone structure into a painted passenger paradise!...

Dulux Makes Ecosense

08/04/2010

Dulux's new range of Ecosense paints are the result of a three year, £1 million project to create zero-emission paints. This research identified the sourcing of ingredients and in particular the pigment titanium dioxide was responsible for the major carb...

EU Legislation to reduce VOCs now in force

01/02/2010

The EU has introduced legislation designed to reduce the amount of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) contained in paints, stains and varnishes....

Cover Up the Carbon!

21/01/2010

Growing grass on your roof and other attempts to make homes carbon neutral are mere "green bling". So says Rachel Armstrong of University College London (UCL), who suggests that her smart paint can turn buildings into carbon sinks....

UK - home improvement sector pledges to cut waste and packaging

30/09/2009

Six of the UK's top DIY retailers and brands have signed an historic agreement to reduce packaging and waste to landfill, under a new voluntary industry initiative led by WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme)....