Organisations & Programs
Often the biggest barrier to sustainability for many business owners is “where do I start”. Sustainability can sometimes feel overwhelming, but it doesn’t need to be. 6 degrees hosted Sustainability is Possible – ‘Small Green Steps’ on May 26 2022 to help businesses discover the‘Small Green Steps’ needed to start (or boost) their sustainable business journey.
Participants were encouraged to ask questions to better understand how to reduce business waste, improve energy efficiencies or save money through sustainability. The 6 degrees team captured what was said at the event which includes the following.
Q. What are the best certification programs available for businesses?
B Corp, Sustainability Advantage NSW, Ecotourism Australia’s Eco Certification, Green Power Label and Australasian Recycling Label were discussed.
Additional information, links, organisations and toolkits
Sustainability Advantage NSW - sustainability advice for NSW medium to large businesses.
GECA, B-Corp & Ecotourism Australia - sustainability solutions for planet and people.
Responsible Returns and Bank Australia - seek out ethical bank options for your business banking needs.
Australian Government (Sustainable Procurement Guide)- practical assistance on how to consider environmental sustainability and incorporate the use of recycled content into your procurement.