EU launches Green Action Plan for SMEs

EU launches Green Action Plan for SMEs

The European Commission has published its new Green Action Plan for SMEs in a bid to improve resource efficiency among smaller firms, writes Edie.net.

‘Green Action Plan for SMEs: Enabling SMEs to turn environmental challenges into business opportunities’ presents a series of SME-oriented actions to help exploit the business opportunities that the transition to a green economy offers, as well as highlighting the drivers and obstacles and financial instruments available to help implement green initiatives.

The announcement comes after a public consultation on the Green Action Plan for SMEs which took place at the end of 2013. Small and medium-sized enterprises have often spoken out about feeling marginalised in the areas of sustainability and corporate social responsibility.

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