Explore. Learn. Connect.

Our managed community brings manufacturing practitioners together in a non-competitive space to explore the latest trends in resource efficient manufacturing.

The M2030 Community contains a wealth of knowledge, contacts and resources, and it’s also absolutely free to use for manufacturing practitioners.

 M2030 Community members:

Exchange sustainable manufacturing strategies and techniques

Work together across industries to solve common challenges

Build on best practices to meet bolder targets

Share their sustainability activities and inspire others

The community draws its members from a range of companies:

Airbus, AkzoNobel, Barry Callebaut, Baxter Healthcare, Burberry, Carlsberg, Coca-Cola, Colgate Palmolive, the Co-op , Danone, Diageo, Estée Lauder, GlaxoSmithKline , Greencore, Interface, Jaguar Land Rover, Johnson & Johnson, Kellogg’s, LEGO, Mars, Molson Coors, Mondelez ,Nestlé, Pepsico, Procter & Gamble, Syngenta, Tesco, Tetra Pak, Toshiba, Unilever and Walgreens Boots Alliance.

Insights, conversations and activities underway in the community

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The M2030 Community becomes the Hive!

We have some exciting news to share! This month, the M2030 is taking a hugely important step forwards...

Webinar: Save your energy - ISO 50001 made simple

This week, M2030 joined forces with US Department of Energy and Subaru for a free webinar to explore the best way to simplify your company's journey towards ISO 50001 accreditation.
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Webinar: How Lean manufacturing benefits business and the environment

Many organisations are familiar with Lean manufacturing principles; some are already using them - but how many have become too swamped with 'Lean jargon' to be aware of the huge benefits a Lean approach can bring both to businesses and the environment?
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How to make your Lean programme work by thinking green

The benefits of a Lean approach to manufacturing are numerous and well-known - so why do so many projects crash and burn? M2030 has the answer...

Failure to prioritise resource efficiency is costing UK manufacturers billions

New report details how UK manufacturers can improve non-labour resource productivity and cut costs without significant capital investment - yet many are failing to grasp this key opportunity, says Martin Chilcott.
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Webinar: M2030, Third Way & US Department of Energy explore how smarter energy use increases competitiveness in manufacturing

Manufacture 2030 joined Third Way and the US Department of Energy to explore the role of energy efficiency in helping US manufacturers to increase their economic competitiveness, improve job growth, stay at the forefront of shifting energy demand and achieve climate goals.

5 minutes with... Toni Whitehead from SA Partners

The Manufacture 2030 team caught up with Toni Whitehead of SA Partners about her work and asked her to provide you with some insight into the benefits and challenges of adopting lean within your operations

5 minutes with... Jon Khoo from Interface

Manufacture 2030 caught up with Jon Khoo from Interface to find out more about Net-Works and Interface's partnership with ZSL

Webinar: How to hit your resource efficiency targets with Interface and Stanley Black & Decker

Manufacture 2030, Interface and Stanley Black & Decker joined forces for a webinar to explore corporate resource efficiency goals, SDG ambitions and different methods for driving tangible change from the factory floor upwards.
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Closing the gap: Reducing resource efficiency performance variation between manufacturing sites

While variation between sites is well documented, such variation is just as common within a business. We've identified 4 common root causes for this variation and 3 possible means of tackling it.
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Webinar: Reducing manufacturing costs through water efficiency actions

Want to find out how to use water efficiency actions to reduce your manufacturing costs? Watch our webinar recording with advice from experts at Waterscan, Marston's and Coca-Cola European Partners to learn more.

Webinar: How to hit your resource efficiency targets with Stanley Black & Decker and Interface

Join M2030, Interface and Stanley Black & Decker for a free webinar on 20th September at 15:00 BST as we explore corporate resource efficiency goals, SDG ambitions and how to drive tangible change from the factory floor upwards.
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Seeing is believing. How to drive action using social proof.

Simple social proof principles can be extremely powerful when it comes to accelerating change. The M2030 team has been distilling these ideas and we’ve put together a few of the top social proof principles you can use too.
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Is your Playbook dusty or dazzling?

The manufacturing best practice playbook has become a staple tool for many multi-site businesses. The M2030 team has developed 5 top criteria that we think will help to implement your resource efficiency playbook.
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Ever wanted to pick a leading company's brain on resource efficiency?

Let us introduce you to the M2030 Community! A free, online space that facilitates collaboration across industries to solve common resource efficiency challenges –a chance for practitioners to crowdsource answers to their sustainability questions from their peers.
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Prepare for ESOS Phase 2: Hear from the Experts

Join Manufacture 2030, JRP Solutions and William Jackson Food Group for a webinar on ESOS Phase 2 which will cover lessons learned from Phase 1, common misconceptions and goals going forward.
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A problem shared: a workshop on the circular economy with Manufacture 2030 and the WBCSD

Practitioners from over 30 companies come together for a workshop on circular economy practices, hosted by Manufacture 2030 and the WBCSD.
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Circular conversations: Manufacture 2030 & WBCSD deliver three circular economy webinars

Manufacture 2030 and WBCSD come together to run a series of three free circular economy webinars for designers, buyers and makers, hosted by Brendan Edgerton.
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Raising the bar: brewers discuss how to reduce their environmental impact at Tap Social, Oxford

The Manufacture 2030 team joined Oxfordshire brewers for a spot of beer and brainstorming at Tap Social, to discuss how to reduce the environmental impact of brewing.
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Workshop: Circular Economy Guidance for Practitioners

Join Manufacture 2030, The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), Interface and HP Inc on 30th November for a workshop on embedding the circular economy into your business.
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World Business Council for Sustainable Development partners with Manufacture 2030 to deliver webinar series on circular economy

Join Manufacture 2030 and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development for a series of three webinars in November 2017 as we discuss the importance of design, procurement and manufacturing in developing a new product or service.