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Network Update- July

We are back 

We scaled back during lockdown and are keenly watching as climate and sustainable business issues re-emerge. Covid-19 has changed the way we think about life, work, community and the way those things work together for better or worse. We are cautiously optimistic that we can use the crisis to make sustainable business THE way to do business in the future #buildbackbetter

Seeking Experts and Participants for new Net Zero Project 

The SBP CIC has developed a new framework to help organisations manage their Net Zero ambitions and actions. If you are interested in being involved, either as a participant in the pilot programme or as an expert advisor, please contact shelaine@sustainablebusiness.org.uk

 

SBP Blog- Reuse vs Compostable vs Biodegradable- which is safest? 

One of the first things to be hit in March was all the progress that had been made on reusable coffee cups, water bottles and returnable delivery packaging. Most places that serve food have moved to disposal or recovery solutions to reduce virus risk. Read on.

 

 

Paris’s new permanent Cycle Paths

In total, 30 miles of lanes normally used by cars will be reserved for bicycles making cycling around the city easier and safer. This is Paris’s response to ensure social distancing whilst reducing air pollution. A great example of practical, sustainable change.
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FareShare reducing Food Waste and supporting People

FareShare is one of the organistions that helped distribute food to people who struggle accessing food in Brighton during corona. They are working in partnership with Tesco’s Community Food Connection scheme using food that would otherwise have gone to waste. Good for people, good for climate! Learn more

 

 

Wales is planting Forests

The Welsh Government has committed to be spending £5 million on creating new forests to help increase biodiversity, sequester carbon from the atmosphere and support the Carbon Net Zero 2050 goal.
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Dates for the diary…

Mumpreneurs Networking Club Networking Meeting
7th July 2020, 10:15-11:45, online
Mumpreneurs Networking Club (MNC) Hove are organising their first online networking event. Details and bookings. 

East Susses Online Networking Event July  
30th July 2020, 11:00-12:30, online
An online business networking opportunity organised by Network My Club. Details and registration.

Network Update- July

We are back  We scaled back during lockdown and are keenly watching as climate and sustainable business issues re-emerge. Covid-19 has changed the way we think about life, work, community and the way those things work together for better or worse. We are cautiously optimistic that we can use the crisis to make sustainable business […]
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Utilise Plus Case Study: Park Cameras

Based in Burgess Hill, Park Cameras sells photography equipment, as well as offering printing services and photography courses. In early 2019, Park Cameras received a Utilise Plus grant from the Sustainable Business Partnership CIC to install energy-saving LED lights. This followed a fully-funded Utilise Plus energy audit they received in late 2018. Funded by the […]
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