We are sustainability consultants for the built environment, specialising in:


• Climate and biodiversity emergency

• Circular economy

• Social value and wellbeing

• Design thinking and creativity


The Institution of Civil Engineers R&D Enabling Fund and Useful Projects co-funded this research project, ‘Maximising Social Value From Infrastructure’ […]

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Useful Projects was appointed to work with the London Waste and Recycling Board (LWARB) and the Greater London Authority (GLA) to develop guidance describing a new method for producing Circular […]

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Policy Guidance for London

Circular Economy Policy

Central Bedfordshire is a hub of thriving market towns at the heart of the UK’s motorway, rail and air networks, only 30 minutes from London. Substantial growth is planned for […]

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Central Bedfordshire

Carbon Neutral & Sustainability Plan

Infrastructure and the Circular Economy Infrastructure designers and providers have enormous potential to make a positive contribution to society, as well as a responsibility for the long lifespan and significant […]

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Tackling the Climate Crisis The Oxford Dictionary chose climate emergency as the word of the year in 2019 and defines the term as: “A situation in which urgent action is required to reduce […]

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Useful Projects is a Certified Social Enterprise, but what does this mean in practice?  What is a Social Enterprise? Social enterprises are one of the most exciting and fastest growing […]

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