Business park picks up environmental accolade

Birmingham Business Park has won an international environmental award.

The park, located on Solihull Parkway, picked up a Gold Environment Best Practice Award at the Green Apple Awards, which celebrate environmental best practice across the world.

The Green Apple Awards began in 1994 and have become established as the country’s major recognition for environmental endeavour among companies, councils, communities and countries.

The awards are organised by The Green Organisation – an international, independent, non-political, non-profit environment group dedicated to recognising, rewarding and promoting environmental best practice around the world.

The Green Apple Awards are supported by the Environment Agency, the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, the Chartered Institution for Wastes Management and other independent bodies.

Birmingham Business Park is home to over 130 companies, including Rolls Royce, IMI, Changan, BT, house 7,000 employees and is set within 148 acres of landscaped mature parkland.