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Sustainability

Sustainability addresses the social, environmental and economic challenges we face in today’s ever-changing world.

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Backed by the UK’s top construction contractors and clients, the School helps to meet the challenging sustainability targets set out by the UK Construction Strategy 2025.

The School provides free, practical support in the form of CPD-accredited e-learning modules and training workshops, tailored assessments and action plans, benchmarking tools, networking opportunities, and access to thousands of online resources.

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Key topics within sustainability

Air Quality

The quality of the air we all breathe often gets…

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Biodiversity
Biodiversity & Ecology

‘Biodiversity’ simply refers to all living things. Every species, no…

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Energy & Carbon

Climate change is the biggest issue of our times and…

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Environmental Management

Environmental Management is the term we use to describe how…

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Business Ethics

The identification, management and mitigation of risk of bribery, corruption…

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Fairness, Inclusion & Respect

Making our workplaces even better for everyone.

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Materials

The built environment industry can reduce the negative impacts of…

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Slavery
Modern Slavery

With 40.3 million victims estimated by the Global Slavery Index…

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Performance Measurement

If organisations within an industry are measuring different things, in…

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social value
Social Value

For many businesses, understanding, monitoring and reporting social impacts is…

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Sustainability Strategy

Sustainable development requires a holistic consideration of environmental, social and…

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Sustainable Procurement

Procurement that has the most positive environmental, social and economic…

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Waste and Resource Efficiency

Enabling the built environment to move from a linear to…

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Water

It’s essential to monitor water consumption to achieve the Government…

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Latest sustainability resources

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Supply Chain Management
Collaborative Planning and Production Control
Collaborative Planning and Production Control

Latest sustainability news

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Alcumus becomes a Partner to the School

The School is pleased to announce that Alcumus has become the latest Partner to join the School.   Alyn Franklin, CEO of Alcumus, states:...

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Action Sustainability scoop top international award for innovation

French Chamber of Commerce in Britain recognises cloud-based Sustainability Management Tool for potential to manage social and environmental business impacts   The Sustainability Tool,...

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Mane becomes a Partner to the School

The School is pleased to announce that Mane Contract Services has become the latest Partner to join the School. Mane Contract Services place sustainability...

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Homebuilders and the School collaborate to research packaging waste

Homebuilders and the Supply Chain Sustainability School collaborate to research packaging waste Three of the UK’s largest homebuilders – Barratt Developments, Bellway and Taylor...

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School to launch Offsite for Everyone

Supply Chain Sustainability School to launch Offsite for Everyone Comprehensive suite of learning materials created to drive future understanding and uptake of offsite construction...

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New Fairness, Inclusion & Respect resources will benefit everyone in UK built environment

New Fairness, Inclusion & Respect resources will benefit everyone in UK built environment A suite of new learning materials launched today and made freely...

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