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ESF and the Eden Project help businesses make green resolutions for 2011

Green Foundation participants and project manager

Businesses in Cornwall are making lasting New Year’s resolutions after completing the Eden Project’s Green Foundation programme.

Since it was introduced last September, 31 organisations including Fifteen Cornwall and Newquay Zoo have taken advantage of the 10-day scheme funded by the European Social Fund.

After engaging with the issues surrounding sustainability, understanding ways to save costs and spot opportunities in the changing marketplace, many of the companies involved have now made resolutions to help green their businesses and get ahead in the low-carbon economy in 2011.

Read more about the Green Foundation programme.

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