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Targets?

Submitted by Education on Fri, 12/10/2012 - 00:00

Our existing Environmental Policy had all the usual stuff in it about using recycled paper and turning the lights off.  But suddenly, we had to think about measurement and - targets!!  Julie’s Bicycle were the ones that began to help us with this and encouraged us to structure our policy around a real understanding of carbon emissions.  The main carbon guzzlers are energy consumption (gas and electric), waste (landfill and recycling), water (fresh water and sewerage) and travel (staff and audience).  So we decided to look at these four main categories within our organisation….  Simples!  Or maybe not….