Megan Gell
Jun 7, 2019

Sustainable events: Reducing emissions in the long run

Events can use huge amounts of energy and leave a considerable carbon footprint. So what is the industry doing to offset that?

Venues such as Marina Bay Sands have wide-reaching sustainability practices

The promise of ISO 20121 in the lead up to the 2012 London Olympics was vast. But there haven’t been many champion events since and few have taken on the task of becoming ISO 20121 certified. There was a perception of it being too complex, but the standard provides helpful guidelines whether you’re looking to certify your event or not.

When MCI Group’s sustainability head Guy Bigwood resigned over the course of last year, it...

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