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BCFA Sustainability Forum

Date and time

Wednesday, 17 November 2021
10:00 – 13:30 GMT

Location

3/f Conference Room, Body and Soul
St Ives House
99-119 Rosebery Avenue
London
EC1R 4RE

About this event

The BCFA supports and encourages its members to follow a code of sustainable best practice. The BCFA is represented on the steering group of FISP (Furniture Industry Sustainability Programme), which is an independently certified sustainability programme tailored to the needs of the Furniture Industry. The BCFA’s members have a sustainability network that holds two forums each year that allows members to meet, exchange experiences, ideas and to hear of latest developments from leading sustainability experts.

Talks and Topics

1. Introduction and BCFA sustainability update with Jeremy Stein, Managing Director, BCFA.

2. Sustainability in Business: Understanding Net Zero Carbon with Jo Little of Planet Mark (planetmark.com)

In this Decade of Action, organisations and individuals have recognised a need to respond to the climate crisis and act in order to protect the future of our planet and people. Understanding the impact that your business has on the planet is essential for identifying your progress in making reductions. In this session we’ll look at how your business can start on their sustainability journey, as well as demystifying commonly used terminology relating to net zero carbon and the main drivers for why businesses seek to set net zero targets and take immediate action.

3. Senator Group’s Sustain Operations with Paul O’Brien, Sustain Recycling Manger

4. Ege Carpets’ Sustainability Journey with Richard Strong, Ege Regional Account Manager

A sandwich lunch will be served at 12.30pm with networking till 1.15pm.

Click here to register your free ticket (exclusively for BCFA members)