Investigation Reveals Plastic Lobby Influenced Government’s Climate Regulations


By: - Climate DepotNovember 27, 2017 1:45 PM

Since the Kyoto agreement in 1997 to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, successive governments have created rules about how new and refurbished buildings must be insulated to reduce heat loss. In 2011 the Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) turned to the insulation industry for help, inviting representatives onto a Green Deal committee to come up with ways to push more insulation into homes.

Source: Grenfell Disaster: Investigation Reveals Plastic Lobby Influenced Government’s Climate Regulations