Eight out of 10 small business bosses want to be more sustainable

BusinessGreen staff
clock
Eight out of 10 small business bosses want to be more sustainable

But 70 per cent of SMEs are struggling to turn their ambition into action, according to a new survey

The vast majority of Britain's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) place a high value on sustainability, but many are struggling to put green policies into action. That is according to the results...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Workplace

'Count Us In': BCG, Bloomberg, Deloitte, and NatWest join initiative rallying employees to drive climate action

'Count Us In': BCG, Bloomberg, Deloitte, and NatWest join initiative rallying employees to drive climate action

Goldman Sachs, ScottishPower, and Spectris also among latest firms to join Count Us In campaign, which aims to engage 100 million employees in climate action over the next four years

clock 02 December 2021 • 2 min read
The survey suggest fossil fuels are increasingly struggling to attract talent due to shift environmental attitudes

Research: Oil and gas recruiters struggling to fill job roles as workers eye renewables

Poll of nearly 17,000 energy companies, workers and recruiters reveals more than half of oil and gas workers who want to leave industry are eyeing a future career in renewables

Cecilia Keating
clock 01 December 2021 • 2 min read
The manufacturing and supply of medicines accounts for 20 per cent of the NHS's carbon footprint, according to SMP

Deloitte and AstraZeneca join fresh drive to tackle healthcare waste and emissions

Sustainable Medicines Partnership to launch four year programme next year aimed at developing greener solutions in healthcare sector

clock 01 December 2021 • 2 min read