How can we help British business improve environmental performance?

RecycleLink

We want to create an online service enabling businesses to recycle waste far more effectively.

The idea is to bring waste producers and processors together using a centralised trading platform that will facilitate collaboration and therefore reduce the amount of waste sent to landfill.

http://recyclelink.co.uk

Submitted by (@jonhazan)

What theme of the challenge does your idea address? : Theme 1.From duty to opportunity

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Geovation Greener Smarter Communities Challenge

Be Plastic Clever; because anything else is just stupid, right?

The smart thing about the Be Plastic Clever initiative is that, like all good ideas, it’s really simple: local people (individuals, families, kids) working with local establishments (businesses, cafes, festivals and schools) to reduce their use of unnecessary single-use plastic items. Simply provide an easy-to-implement framework and some ready-made free-to-download online resources that can work at any scale (criteria, ...more »

Submitted by (@tmeeky)

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Geovation Water Challenge

A Universal Translator for Water Project Information Sharing

A 'Universal Translator' tool to enable proposed and current catchment management and water management project information to be shared seamlessly between all partners in the Catchment Based Approach. Users only need to enter their data in one place to update all existing water project databases and publish OpenData layers for re-use in other systems. This will enable better networking between the wide range of partners ...more »

Submitted by (@michellewalker)

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Geovation Greener Smarter Communities Challenge

The Right Way Up - Sustainable planning for adventure events

The popularity of adventure events is increasing rapidly throughout the UK with many of these events taking place in and around rural communities. Adventure events include challenges such as the National Three Peak challenge which see tens of thousands of participants every year and events such as those organised by Tough Mudder and Rat Race which see thousands of participants each event. They can also include large scale ...more »

Submitted by (@gruff0)

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