Resources

This section of the green business website allows you to download, for free, many useful resources to help your company become more resource efficient. These include reports, guidebooks, case studies and so on.

You can browse through these, search for the resource that you want or refine by subject/topic, sector and/or format.

You can also refine the results to select Irish resources and you can sort by date.

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  • Agriculture

    Energy Efficiency; Waste Prevention; Water Management

    Title: Farming the Environment

    Farming the Environment

    This guide for farmers provides information on conserving water, saving energy & preventing waste, as well as including relevant legislation.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Construction

    Eco Design

    Title: Cost Effective Routes to Carbon Reduction

    Cost Effective Routes to Carbon Reduction

    Provides guidance on the design and construction of sustainable, low and
    zero carbon buildings in the UK.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Waste Prevention; Water

    Title: Resource Efficiency: Your Profits, Your Environment

    Resource Efficiency: Your Profits, Your Environment

    This is a guide providing tips on reducing waste in businesses, the guide gives specific information on manufacturing, office, hospitality & water waste.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Behaviour

    Title: Carbon Footprint in the Supply Chain

    Carbon Footprint in the Supply Chain

    The report highlights the financial and environmental value
    of reducing carbon emissions across the supply chain
    through two case studies.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Report 2015
  • Construction

    Eco Design

    Title: Building Fabric

    Building Fabric

    Energy saving techniques to improve
    the efficiency of building structures

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Energy Management

    Title: Best Practice Guide, Energy Managemant

    Best Practice Guide, Energy Managemant

    Best Practice Guideline for energy management for Irish businesses

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Food

    Emissions; Energy; Food Waste; Waste; Water

    Title: An Initial Assessment of the Environmental Impact of Grocery Products

    An Initial Assessment of the Environmental Impact of Grocery Products

    This report provides an estimation of the total environmental impact of over 200 grocery products; including related GHG emissions, embedded energy, water footprint, material input & consumer waste.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Report 2015
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: A Practical Water Efficiency Guide for Business

    A Practical Water Efficiency Guide for Business

    provides information on practical water efficiency
    advice for the engineering sector.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015
  • Business

    Water Management

    Title: A Guide to Improving Water Efficiency

    A Guide to Improving Water Efficiency

    A 10-step good practice guide to support water management
    and efficiency improvements for businesses.

    Keywords: Download
    Format: Guide 2015