Smart Green Business is an exciting initiative for businesses in central London. It offers free services to help businesses improve their environmental performance, market themselves and save money.
There are increasing pressures on businesses of all sizes to improve their environment practices. Becoming a Smart Green Business can help businesses do this and more.
What can Smart Green Business do for your business?
The environmental services on offer to Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs)1 range from recycling and travel planning through to green procurement. You can access professional advice and support as well as the opportunity to gain environmental accreditations.
We will work with you to build an environmental programme that will help you to save money, enhance your business reputation, access new opportunities and boost staff morale.
We will help your business to:
Save money: Improve the efficiency of your business and reduce your energy, waste and water costs.
Access new opportunities: A strong environmental record can help your business to win public sector contracts, grants and loans. It can also help to attract new customers.
Enhance your reputation: A strong environmental record will enhance your reputation with your customers, your suppliers, your local authority, other business and local environmental groups.
Employ from Abroad: We can help you grow your business through foreign procurement, we've recently partnered with a language college with locations all over the country which offer great English courses in London, Brighton, Oxford and Bournemouth
Boost morale: You and your staff can be proud to know that you are doing everything you can to protect the planet and future generations. But it’s not just about the future. Simple measures such as travel planning can have an immediate impact on your local community and make your area a better place to live and work.'
1 An entity engaged in an economic activity, irrespective of its legal form, with less than 250 employees and a turnover of less than €50,000,000 or a balance sheet of less than €43,000,000. Click here for full details.