Why take steps to improve the environmental and social performance of your business?
Going green” is not just a nice slogan to use – it can bring significant commercial advantages to businesses large and small. It can help you to build your reputation, cut your costs and reduce your risks.
project offers free support in greening your business. SMEs in any sector and any area of London are eligible, as long as they have been in business for at least a year.
Our new Business Toolkit
, developed in association with the Federation of Small Business, will show you some easy ways to green your business and learn from others who have already done so.
Check out our Guide for the easy steps you can take in your office: "LSx Green Guide for Offices"PDF 1MB
- Download our A3 poster detailing the energy consumption of common office appliances plotted against the ease of switching them off! You can print this and post near your printer to remind staff to focus energy-saving behaviour on the big ticket items!
Sign up to London Better Together
. It's a free, web based Charter designed to encourage London businesses of all sizes to take action to make London a better place to work and do business.
If your business is in the food and drink sector:
To learn more about how to encourage your colleagues to take up water and energy saving practices:
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Furthermore, LSx have compiled an Environmental Performance Checklist for suppliers of goods and services. If you are interested in becoming a valued supplier in respect of sustainable business performance, it will not only be able to help us provide you more substantial advice but also create a better network for the suppliers that are going green.
For the Environmental Performance Checklist, please click here. Your kind response by way of email / fax (0207 234 9419) will be much appreciated.