Connecting SMEs for a green economy

The Supply Chain Sustainability School self-assessment and action planning tool

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The tool is designed to be used by any supplier or sub-contractor in the construction supply chain, regardless of company size. The tool is completely free to use. Companies wishing to complete a self-assessment do need to be a member of the Supply Chain Sustainability School. Membership to the School is free of charge and registration should take no more than 5 minutes.

A company completing the self-assessment will be asked a range of questions about their company’s level of sustainability knowledge on a range of different sustainability issues as follows: waste, water, environmental management, biodiversity, climate change, sustainable procurement, economy and community, ethical business, sustainable construction and materials.

The Tool is designed to assess an organisation’s sustainability competence. The output is a bespoke action plan on which companies can set to work straight away.

Key benefits of using the tool are:

• Competitive advantage

• It is simple to use, and free!

• Ability to evidence commitment to continuous improvement in sustainability

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