Information. Support. Compliance.

Tax breaks, finance and incentives

Environmental tax obligations and breaks

Aggregates levy, climate change levy, landfill tax, land remediation relief, and vehicle and fuel duties

Using environmental management accounting to reduce costs

How you can use environmental management accounting to analyse your business' environmental impact and cut costs

First-year allowances for energy saving products

How your business can use and benefit from a tax allowance on energy saving plant and machinery

First-year allowances for water efficient technologies

Tax benefits of buying water efficient products and how to apply to have them included in the ECA water scheme

Reduced pollution tax for buses and lorries

Holders of Reduced Pollution Certificates can pay lower rates of vehicle tax




Environment & efficiency


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

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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