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Online events from 2degrees in April »

Online events in April from 2degrees: supplier management in the low carbon economy, public procurement for low carbon technology, presenting the sustainability business case, timber regulation, more responsible soy.

The benefits of environmental management systems for small and medium enterprises »

Defra’s recent study on environmental management in SMEs presents new evidence of the financial benefits of green business, showing that embedding resource efficiency across business operations brings benefits to the whole organisation.

Cutting office water use »

Rob Fenn of The British Assessment Bureau considers the options available to businesses looking to reduce their water consumption, from monitoring, maintenance and education, to the use of new technology.

Delivering better and more sustainable services through ISO certification »

Putting in place an Environmental Management System at Three Rivers District Council, and achieving certification to the international standard ISO 14001, helped staff to become more committed and focused on environmental issues.

Environmental management for business »

David Fenn of The British Assessment Bureau introduces environmental management for business and other organisations, arguing that the ISO 14001 standard offers an overarching approach to all aspects of sustainability.