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Our network connects SMEs who supply low carbon environmental goods and services (LCEGS) with support from the University of Derby and other sector specialists. The network map raises your visibility as one of the 1,500 LCEGS businesses in D2N2.
Raise your visibility with large demand side organisations that are looking to add businesses like yours to their supply chain.
FREE resources to help SMEs boost demand for their low carbon goods and services.
Access to tailored business development worth over £2,500.
FREE business support workshops and events across the region.
Summary Fit for the Future is delighted to be partnering with Carbon Smart on an event designed to help our members embed sustainable procurement within their organization. This event is kindly being led by Ben Murray and Jessica Cresswell from Carbon Smart, who will...read more
19 July 3.30pm - Institute for Innovation in Sustainable Engineering, University of Derby, Derby DE1 3EE Masterclass – Circular Solutions for SMEs Businesses of all sizes, in every sector, worldwide are using the circular economy to create a competitive edge. Circular...read more
The spotlight is still on plastics: a recent petition asks supermarkets to stop using an estimated one billion plastic bags each year to package bananas. Headlines highlight the levels of waste: for example, we use 38.5m plastic bottles every day in the UK, but only...read more
Green certification is a recent concept that started in 1992 when the British Standards Institution (BSI) group has published the BS7750 – Specification for environmental management systems, as part of a response to emerging concern about the environment....read more
The importance of the circular economy and how it can enhance your SME with Catherine Weetman We are delighted to announce that author and expert of the circular economy, Catherine Weetman, will be sharing her knowledge at not only one, but two circular economy...read more