The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is offering a resource efficiency service to businesses. Business register on line to conduct an online waste and water audit and they can then avail of the Efficiency Assessment which will focus on the consumption of raw materials, water and energy and the generation of waste by the company. Businesses can avail of up to 7 days free support including a free assessment at their premises under the scheme.
Real savings can be made - some savings made by firms include the reduction of printing reel waste resulted in a saving of €10,000 per year; reducing food generation in hospitality reduced waste by 10% and putting controls on machines and extractors can save up to €2,000 per year.
Further information is available by clicking here or Tel 1850 473361 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.