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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  • Title: Signs for Segregated Waste (Posters)

    Signs for Segregated Waste (Posters)

    Posters/Signs for each waste type listing items that can be placed in each bin.

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    Format: Graphics 2016
  • Title: Rainwater Harvesting Cork Glass Ltd

    Rainwater Harvesting Cork Glass Ltd

    Powerpoint presentation outlining of facilities developed by Cork Glass to recycle harvested rainwater. PPT, 10 slides, 2.3MB. (Originally published in 2011).

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    Format: Guide 2016
  • Title: Greener Gardening

    Greener Gardening

    Greener Gardening: Your Guide To Chemical-Free Affordable Gardening. This guide for households shows how to reduce your environmental impact while still maintaining a lovely garden. It provides useful information about how to be a greener gardener using natural products, less water and fewer chemicals. (Originally published in 2014).

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    Format: Guide 2016
  • Title: Greener Cleaning

    Greener Cleaning

    Greener Cleaning: Environmental Tips for Domestic Cleaning and Hygiene. This guide give advice and tips on how to reduce the impact of cleaning products used in the home as well as providing a number of environmentally friendly alternatives. (Originally published in 2014).

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    Format: Guide 2016
  • Title: General Business Environmental Training

    General Business Environmental Training

    Presentation for training of staff on main areas of consumption & waste generation in businesses and methods of improving these areas.

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    Format: Guide 2016
  • Title: Fota Wildlife Park Case Study

    Fota Wildlife Park Case Study

    This study describes an environmental case study of Fota Wildlife Park, in County Cork, a significant tourist attraction. From 2011 to 2012, standard operational procedures were scrutinised to eliminate wastage, introduce resource efficiency & reduce potential pollution pathways. This 8 page case study, developed by Cork County Council describes the results. (Originally published in 2012).

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    Format: Case Studies 2016
  • Title: Food Waste Prevention in the Workplace

    Food Waste Prevention in the Workplace

    This short leaflet gives some information to businesses about how to prevent food waste in the workplace and their obligations under the Food Waste Regulations. PDF, 1 page (English and Irish), 800KB. (Originally published in 2014).

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    Format: Guide 2016
  • Title: Event Manager's Resource Pack

    Event Manager’s Resource Pack

    This event manager’s resource pack shows how an event can be organised in an environmentally friendly way in four simple steps: 1. Develop a Green Plan, 2. Get the message out, 3. Follow a checklist, 4. Involve the exhibitors. PDF, 4 pages, 1.1MB. (Originally published in 2013).

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    Format: Guide 2016
  • Title: Energy Saving Opportunities for Business

    Energy Saving Opportunities for Business

    Presentation style handout detailing benefits of energy management in businesses & methods of assessing energy consumption. PDF, 16 slides, 1.3 MB (Originally published in 2010).

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    Format: Online Guide 2016