Upcoming Workshops for Newcastle Businesses: Reduce waste and save money!

Are you a business owner in Newcastle looking to cut down on waste and save money in the process? We have two workshops coming up that you won’t want to miss! These sessions are designed to provide practical information and actionable next steps to help you manage waste more effectively and sustainably in your business. 

Check out the details below and reserve your spot today:

Workshop 1: Waste is Expensive! Reduce waste for you and your customers

Date: Thursday, 23rd May 2024
Time: 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM ( with optional coffee and networking after to 10am)
Location: Haylofts, 5 Saint Thomas’ Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4LE

Join us for an engaging workshop filled with practical tips on reducing waste costs and volumes. Topics covered will include:

– Understanding impact and the wider waste problem

– Being aware of what you throw away is important

– Steps you can start taking straight away to reduce waste

– Working with other local businesses and sharing resources

– Your customers’ views on waste

– New waste regulations for businesses

You’ll also have the chance to ask questions and hear what other businesses are doing to tackle waste issues. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable insights and network with fellow business owners.

Reserve your spot here on Eventbrite. 


Workshop 2: Reduce the Cost of Food Waste in Your Business

Date: Thursday, 6th June 2024
Time: 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Location: Ouseburn Farm, Ouseburn Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2PA

This workshop focuses specifically on food waste. We’re inviting Jess from BIND (Businesses for Innovative and New Directions) to come along and share her expertise on how to reduce food waste and implement positive changes in your business. You’ll learn practical steps to take, and there will be a Q&A session to discuss common food waste challenges and solutions with other local business owners.

Reserve your spot here on Eventbrite.


Both workshops are part of the Green Street Pioneers initiative, supported by the Newcastle East High Streets Programme and funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund with the North of Tyne Combined Authority as the lead authority.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to improve your business practices, reduce costs, and contribute to a greener Newcastle. 

For any enquiries, please email us at hello@greenstreet.org.uk.

We look forward to seeing you there!



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