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The Carbon Hero sustainability award is to recognise and celebrate organisations going beyond the call of duty in making a positive contribution towards lowering carbon emissions, both now and into the future

This green award scheme is open to all organisations in the UK and is based on merit alone, the award and entry being free of charge. Please read the entry criteria at the bottom of this page.


The following categories are covered under this award:

  • Built space

  • Investment, finance and banking

  • Food and drink sectors

  • Information Technology

  • Manufacturing

  • Transportation

  • Recycling

  • Farming

  • Leisure

  • Education

  • Media

  • Packaging

  • Energy

  • Community initiatives

These additional categories are also covered under this award:

  • Promoting green-working and sustainability

  • Making a positive contribution to greening-up through networking

  • Working proactively within partnerships to further sustainability progress


In the first instance, please use the email below, giving a brief outline of where your organisation has positively contributed through your scheme/project/work.