The Green Business Programme is a free and confidential resource efficiency service for business in Ireland.

Green Business is managed by the Clean Technology Centre (CTC) at the Cork Institute of Technology. The CTC which was established in 1994, has a team of resident experts in resource efficiency and waste prevention.

The service offered by Green Business is funded by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the National Waste Prevention Programme with the objective of delivering substantive resource efficiency improvements and cost savings, through waste prevention and reductions in water and energy consumption.

This is a confidential service and any information shared with CTC, the Green Business programme managers is kept in confidence by CTC.

The services offered by Green Business include:

  • On Site Resource Efficiency Assessments (REAs)
  • An On-Line Tool for Resource Efficiency
  • Guidance Materials
  • Resource Efficiency Case studies
  • Seminars and Events
  • A business community programme
  • Advice on other government supports
  • Phone Support

Click here for more information on these services.

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