Cost savings achieved in businesses, by improving environmental performance
Our award-winning resource efficiency support has something for everyone. It helps you do more with less by reducing the use of energy, materials and water in your day-to-day operations.
How can we help? We offer expert advice on transforming products and packaging through eco-design, increasing energy efficiency in day-to-day operations and making the most of renewable energy.
What is it? Our support is all about doing more with less: boosting productivity and increasing profitability by designing out the use of energy, materials and water; reducing carbon emissions in the process.
Why is it important? Better resource efficiency means a healthier balance sheet. UK government says businesses could save around £56 billion by taking action*, and with climate change having a profound impact on markets and resource security, the issue is becoming vital for business survival.
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