Inspiring businesses, taking steps to help grow a better, greener Nottingham.
Scale Space is the first workplace dedicated to scaleups. We currently operate in Nottingham and London and bring together venture builders, universities and innovative companies to unlock the potential of UK innovation. Scale Space Nottingham is a buzzing FinTech hub in the heart of town.
Addressing our environmental impact is fundamental to our purpose and direction as a business and a community of scaleups. Together with our partners and our members, we aim to do our part to help protect and restore the planet’s health.
In the past two years, we have reduced our:
We have ambitious sustainability promises and goals and have already achieved some of these and made a big dent in others. We have set a clear strategy that all employees from the top-down buy into and have an actionable roadmap to follow.
Outside of the more extensive plans and initiatives, we have made good progress to help others make more environmentally friendly choices every day. For example, we offer no bottled water and provide taps with water filters in our office spaces. We have various plant-based options at our onsite cafe to encourage more sustainable eating and serve our food in Vegware containers. The cafe also offers incentives for using your own coffee cup. To fight food waste and for a positive social impact, we send our leftover food to the Framework homelessness charity.
Armed with pickers and bags, a team from Nottingham Business Improvement District (BID), the city...