Business Opportunities Through Environmental Improvement

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FREE CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP FOR GLASGOW BASED SME’s & SOCIAL ENTERPRISES GRREC

Temporary Visitors Centre, 425 Polmadie Road, Glasgow, G42 0PJ

Thursday 15th February 2018, 10:00 am –12:00am

Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor is Scotland’s leading recycling, renewable energy and sustainable waste partner. Working with 96% of Scottish local authorities, public bodies and Scotland’s leading businesses, Viridor operates a £100m Scottish network of advanced recycling infrastructure and is investing £500m to translate Scottish zero waste policy into practice.

Viridor is working with Glasgow City Council to design, build finance and operate a European class modern recycling and renewable energy centre to better manage the city’s 200,000 tonnes of residual waste that until now would have gone to landfill.The project will deliver a broad range of opportunities for small businesses and social enterprises including a commitment tosupport a programme of capacity building workshops.

This workshop will focus on:

•Understanding your legal obligations
•Business benefits of beyond compliance
•Getting your staff on board
•Free sources of help

This workshop will be delivered by Jane Bond from Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and is suitable for any business that wants to identify how reducing their environmental impact can also save money, giving the positives for business and the support available.

TO REGISTER: transformingwasteinglasgow@viridor.co.uk 0141 301 1212 www.transformingwasteinglasgow.com visit www.viridor.co.uk