Case studies

Here you will find inspiring and engaging examples of thought leaders in the Bristol and West of England business community who are already going green and seeing the benefits. Learn from the experience of businesses from different sectors and sizes across the region, and access further information to enable your business to follow in their footsteps.

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Case studies provide details of how and why changes were made in a particular business. Maximum benefit from these can be gained when viewed in conjunction with actions suggested in the Go Green Tool.

On the right hand side of the page you can select case studies by pillar such as Sustainable Sourcing or Travel and Transport.

Remember – if your business has made changes that others could learn from you can submit a case study and your company could appear here too.

Staff engagement helps Bristol Airport’s environmental initiatives take off

Published on in Planning and Resilience by Melanie King, Environment Manager Bristol Airport.

With over 3000 people working at the airport, for around 45 different companies, communicating environmental issues needs a range of approaches. Working groups, forums, briefings, procedures and quick reference guides are all used to share information. Last year the airport launched its first interactive environment guide to boost awareness and engagement across the site.

Copper JUMPS To Reward Staff’s Positive Steps

Published on in Planning and Resilience by Copper Consultancy.

Copper joined Green Rewards as one of the first clients for its new employee engagement and rewards programme in June 2013. The programme, JUMP: Healthy Planet – Healthy Team, is designed to help organisations embed a culture of sustainability and healthy living. The scheme has proved very popular with Copper employees with over 70% of staff taking up the opportunity to earn and redeem ‘Green Points’, accumulating over 152,000 points across the team in 18 months!