08 November 2023

Listen to Environment Matters, where our leading environmental law solicitors are joined by experts from across Burges Salmon and special guests to discuss a wide range of topical environmental issues, including greenwashing, nature-based solutions and Variable Monetary Penalties for environmental offences.

Released every second Wednesday of the month, each bite-size episode will appear below when they are released.



Listen to the trailer for Environment Matters, where Michael Barlow, head of our Environment team introduces the podcast and gives his insight into what you can expect to hear on the podcast over the next few months.

To access a version with subtitles, please click here.

Episode 1 - How to avoid risks and protect your business from greenwashing

In the first episode of Environment Matters, Michael Barlow, Ian Truman and Victoria Barnes discuss greenwashing, the changing regulatory landscape and how businesses should be aware of the financial, reputational and litigation risks of misleading consumers and regulators on their green credentials.

To access a version with subtitles, please click here and to view the transcript click here.

Episode 2 -  How to navigate natural capital opportunities

In the second episode of Environment Matters, Michael Barlow, Ross Simpson and Sarah Sackville Hamilton discuss natural capital opportunities , covering what exactly nature-based solutions are, what activity is being seen in the market now, key things for landowners, corporate buyers and investors to consider what are the challenges lie ahead for the natural capital market ahead. 
To access a version with subtitles, please click here.



Key contact

Michael Barlow

Michael Barlow Partner

  • Head of Environment
  • Head of Water
  • Head of ESG

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