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Your environmental responsibilities - an overview

Environmental responsibilities

Complying with environmental legislation, and the business and cost benefits of protecting the environment

Assess your environmental compliance

These interactive tools will help you find out what you need to do to comply with environmental legislation

Conservation and biodiversity - an overview

How conservation and biodiversity relate to your business and how you can manage these issues




Environment & efficiency

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Your environmental responsibilities - an overview


Permits and licences


Waste legislation and responsibility


Managing hazardous substances


Preventing and managing pollution


Reducing and recycling waste


Making your business more resource efficient


Cut energy costs


Cut water costs


Tax breaks, finance and incentives


Carbon reduction


Adapt to climate change


Transport and fuel


Measuring and reporting environmental performance


Using an environmental management system (EMS)


Making your business more sustainable


Sources of environmental advice


The business case for environmental improvements


Marketing and PR


Product and packaging design


Your supply chain


Selling and marketing


Chemical industry


Construction and building trades


Electrical and electronic equipment manufacturing


Engineering and metalworking


Food and drink production


Furniture manufacturing


Metal production and processing


Offices, retail and hospitality


Paper and cardboard manufacturing


Printing industry


Waste and recycling industry