The Lancashire Business Environment Awards

Groundwork Pennine Lancashire is now accepting entries for The Lancashire Business Environment Awards 2011. The event provides businesses in Lancashire with recognition of their achievements in improving environmental performance and the winners will be announced at an Awards ceremony on October 20 at Ewood Park, Blackburn.

Now in its 15th year, the Lancashire Business Environment Awards showcase the most innovative and effective initiatives by Lancashire business for achieving environmental sustainability and implementing smart business practice

The award categories are:

• Environmental Best Practice Award
• Social Enterprise Award
• Environmental Innovation Award
• Community Responsibility Award
• Environmental Champion Award
• Carbon Management Award
• Climate Change Adaptation Award

Businesses are encouraged to apply for as many of the Award categories as they wish, with entry free of charge and open to all Lancashire businesses.

Closing date for entries is September 16. Visit to find out more information or to download an application form.