Sustainable Events

Resource Efficiency Pledge

EventScotland is an Ambassador to the Resource Efficiency Pledge which encourages events to demonstrate commitment to business efficiency and the environment through a simple and effective pledge process.  Read our pledge here.

Top Tips

There are many positives to be gained through exploring a whole range of sustainability initiatives when planning and hosting events. Good practice can work to improve an event’s bottom line, generate goodwill among key stakeholders and be an instrument for workforce empowerment. With so much information available, here are some top tips to get you on your way to help you develop good sustainability practice at events.

Tools And Resources

A wide range of tools and resources now exist to help events assess environmental outputs and develop ideas. We encourage you to look through some of these resources.

Developing An Environmental Policy

Developing and sharing an Environmental Policy is a great way to improve the way you manage your resources, achieve cost savings and enhance your environmental credentials.  Information about this can be found here. 

Case Studies

There are lots of case studies from events that have implemented some great sustainability initiatives. Some of these can be found here and on other web pages highlighted within our Sustainability Tools & Resources.

Developing Environmentally Sustainable Events

How to Plan and Deliver Environmentally Sustainable Events Guide has been developed to showcase best practice and act as a quick reference guide for key topics including energy, water, waste management, venue, catering and transportation.

Download the Guide here >>

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