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.

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  • Food

    Energy Efficiency; Water Management

    Title: Food and drink sector case study

    Food and drink sector case study

    This cases study shows the potential benefits (€289,000) of using the Green Business Programme outlining waste prevention and energy efficiency options in the food sector.

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    Format: Case Studies 2012
  • Hospitality

    Energy Efficiency; Waste Prevention; Water Management

    Title: Resource Efficiency in the Hospitality Sector - Case Studies

    Resource Efficiency in the Hospitality Sector – Case Studies

    This case study booklet details the savings made by a number of Irish hotels through resource efficiency actions

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    Format: Case Studies 2012
  • Dairy

    Energy Efficiency; Water Management

    Title: Carbery Resource Efficiency Case Study

    Carbery Resource Efficiency Case Study

    This cases study shows the potential benefits of using the Green Business Programme outlining energy and water savings in the food sector.

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    Format: Case Studies 2012
  • Healthcare

    Food Waste

    Title: Mayo General Hospital Food Waste Prevention in Mayo General Hospital

    Mayo General Hospital Food Waste Prevention in Mayo General Hospital

    Case study outlining the steps taken by a hospital to prevent and reduce the quantity of food waste generated in the provision of meals

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    Format: Case Studies 2012
  • Healthcare

    Waste Prevention

    Title: Temple Street Children’s University Hospital Waste Minimisation Programme Overview

    Temple Street Children’s University Hospital Waste Minimisation Programme Overview

    Case study on the effect of a sustainable waste management programme implemented by a hospital with the aim of reducing waste, water and energy use

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    Format: Case Studies 2012
  • Printing

    Resource Efficiency

    Title: Chesapeake green print and packaging programme

    Chesapeake green print and packaging programme

    Case study on the effect of a resource efficiency assessment program undertaken by a printing company through a range of range of measures

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    Format: Case Studies 2012
  • Retail

    Water Management

    Title: Dun Laoghaire Shopping Centre Water Conservation Programme Saves Over €50,000

    Dun Laoghaire Shopping Centre Water Conservation Programme Saves Over €50,000

    Case study on the reduction of water consumption by a shopping centre, the benefits experienced by tenants and the promotion of an environmental friendly image.

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    Format: Case Studies 2012
  • Dairy

    Waste Prevention

    Title: Wexford Creamery Reduction in Milk Solids in Waste to Effluent Treatment Plant

    Wexford Creamery Reduction in Milk Solids in Waste to Effluent Treatment Plant

    Case study on a creamery reducing waste cost through alternative waste disposal and a reduction in water, steam and electricity usage

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    Format: Case Studies 2012
  • Food

    Waste Prevention

    Title: Freshways

    Freshways

    Case study on the costs savings made by a sandwich maker by an alternative waste disposal option and water reduction.

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    Format: Case Studies 2012