An Introduction to environmental legislation for business

Host: East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicester)

Cost: Free

Dates:

An Introduction to environmental legislation for business

Wednesday, 2nd October 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Online
Book Now

Hero image

In this session, we will provide a concise overview of the main pieces of UK environmental legislation that are relevant to most businesses. Our aim is to equip delegates with a broad understanding of key areas such as waste disposal, energy, F-gas regulations, and carbon emissions.

This webinar is delivered by Loreus Ltd, a ‘spin-off’ company originally based at Nottingham Trent University. Loreus was founded by two leading environmental experts at the University and has grown to be an international, quality provider of environmental support.

The session will also provide delegates with an opportunity to ask questions on the day, these will be answered throughout the webinar at an appropriate time.

Agenda

In this session, we will provide a concise overview of the main pieces of UK environmental legislation that are relevant to most businesses. Our aim is to equip delegates with a broad understanding of key areas covering:

  • An overview of main areas of environmental legislation

  • Waste & hazardous waste legislation

  • Carbon reporting legislation

  • F-gas legislation

  • Environmental permitting

  • How to stay up to date on environmental legislation

Eligibility:

Workshops are open to start-up and established small to medium sized enterprises located in the following local authority areas taking part in the East Midlands Chamber's Accelerator project:

Amber Valley; Ashfield; Bassetlaw; Broxtowe; Chesterfield; Derby; Derbyshire Dales; Erewash; Gedling; High Peak; Leicester City; Mansfield; Newark & Sherwood; North East Derbyshire; Nottingham; Rushcliffe; South Derbyshire.

(Please note: Businesses based in districts not participating in the Accelerator project (i.e. Bolsover; Leicestershire) may attend providing they are members of East Midlands Chamber. In such instances, please contact Emily Gascoyne on 07741904395 who will approve your booking.)

View all Sustainability events

The Accelerator project delivers online webinars and full-day workshops. The webinars are designed as one-hour taster sessions and the workshops as full-day training sessions which are designed to provide delegates with an actionable plan and strategy.

This project is funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) and is delivered by East Midlands Chamber.



Other events you might be interested in



Back to events

Free Expert Business Advice and Support

Your business is unique but the challenges that you face aren’t, with our support, we can help get you through them.

Our impartial business support is delivered by experienced, expert business advisers, giving you the right advice at the right time for your business.

Contact us today to access a wealth of support, events, business growth programmes and expert advice.

Peter Lawrence​​​​
Business Adviser
Image of Peter Lawrence​​​​
I would like to book an appointment