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*this does not cover the capital or operational costs associated with any sustainable changes the business decides to implement. **Green Impact accreditation is offered free of charge and is covered by the funding for the programme. For additional accreditation, such as the Soil Association Food for Life Catering Mark, it is expected that the businesses will cover the costs involved; however the Green Ambassadors can support the business in the application and accreditation process.
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t: To be eligible you mus • be classified as an SME* al Borough of Greenwich (for example of your • be operating in the Roy and on-going assessments ine sel ba o erg und to ing • be will en Ambassadors n) by our Green Impact Gre atio cre e ste wa or ge usa y energ businesses in a local leagu a friendly basis with other on ete mp co to ing will be • energy and resource use table within the cohort on and work towards Bronze er Green Impact Enterprise • be willing to register und the opportunity to accreditation Green Ambassadors with t ac Imp en gre e vid pro s and impact. • be able to understand your operation to es ess sin bu r you at e spend tim
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*Enterprises which employ fewer than 250 persons and which have an annual turnover not exceeding 50 million euro, and/or an annual balance sheet total not exceeding 43 million euro.