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Environmental Summit showcasing

Lochaber Environmental Group and Lochaber Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to their Environmental Summit showcasing the support available to local businesses as they take the leap to becoming a more environmentally friendly business.

There will be a variety of guest speakers on the day including a representative from Resource Efficient Scotland outlining how they can help businesses reduce costs by reducing energy, water, and raw materials use and managing waste efficiently. Highland Council Waste Management Officer will speak on the current waste legislation and the requirements businesses have to comply with. Two local businesses will also be discussing how they have reduced their carbon footprint, sharing their experiences of the opportunities and challenges they faced in becoming a more environmentally sustainable business.

This free event will take place on Thursday October the 5th 12.30pm-3.30pm at the Lime Tree Gallery, Fort William. Refreshments and lunch will be provided.

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