We’re hiring! We’re looking for an Associate Director or Research Manager (July 2021)

We’re looking for an Associate Director or Research Manager to join our growing team of talented researchers, delivering high-quality insight to organisations such as Heathrow Airport, TSB, Pukka Herbs, Citizens Advice and Defra. We are Blue Marble, an independent social and market research agency. We’re a small team with big clients – we deliver major studies

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New report: kitchen sink observation for CCW

Blue Marble has recently worked with CCW (formerly the Consumer Council for Water) to conduct an observational study which breaks new ground for the industry. We observed water use at the kitchen sink in 15 households, using motion-sensitive cameras. As far as we are aware, the water sector has never previously used video technology to

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New report: survey of Lancashire businesses on low carbon skills for the Work Foundation

Earlier this year we conducted qualitative and quantitative research with Lancashire-based businesses who operate in the low carbon economy. The Work Foundation and the Lancashire LEP have published a briefing paper based on our findings, which you can access here. Photo by Clément Rémond on Unsplash

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Is recycling the most effective step we can take to tackle climate change? Exploring public confusion about the environment

If public opinion trackers can be compared to the Premier League, then environmental issues are Leicester City – consistently reaching the upper echelons, but failing to make the next step to Champions League football. The most recent Ipsos MORI Issues Index (April 2021) placed pollution, the environment and climate change 5th in the list of

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