23 Apr Water Company Longlisted for the 2018 Responsible Business Awards
Northumbrian Water Group, which Essex & Suffolk Water is part of, is celebrating after being longlisted for the UK’s longest running and most prestigious awards programme, championing responsible business in the UK and abroad.
The Business in the Community (BITC) Responsible Business Awards champion the most inspiring businesses who are making a difference by taking action to build more inclusive workplaces, stronger communities and tackle our biggest environmental challenges.
Northumbrian Water Group has been longlisted for Responsible Business of the Year, which recognises pioneering businesses that have integrated sustainability across their business and are demonstrating commercial success as a result.
The company has also made the longlist for the Digital Innovation Award, in recognition of how the company is using digital technology to improve sewer pump performance and reduce flooding incidents.
Today’s longlist announcement coincides with Responsible Business Week (23-27 April) an annual initiative aimed at increasing awareness of the positive contribution of businesses to society.