Business Leadership Award

Tell us how you’re doing things differently for the sake of the environment.

This award is open to NSW businesses and business-sector organisations. If your business has operations outside NSW, your entry must detail your work in NSW. This can include work developed and managed from NSW with benefits in NSW and beyond.

This award recognises outstanding NSW businesses or corporations that have integrated environmental management and sustainable practices into their organisation. This includes consolidating environmental sustainability into their strategy, planning and operations or service delivery, and showing that this strengthens their commercial viability.

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Open for nomination until 5pm Tuesday 27 June 2017.

2016 winner

Unilever Australia and New Zealand: Unilever Sustainable Living Plan

Picture of the winner of the 2016 Business Leadership Award, Unilever Australia and New Zealand, holding the award.Unilever is a leading supplier of food, home and personal care products, selling more than 400 brands in over 190 countries. Through its Sustainable Living Plan the company is working to halve the environmental footprint of its products by 2020 and make sustainable living commonplace.

Unilever also works with other businesses, government and NGOs on issues such as climate change, deforestation and sustainable agriculture.

Judges’ comment: ‘The judges saw that with complex supply chains and multiple business streams, Unilever is starting to demonstrate change in areas from social engagement to materials use and there is real scope of impact and opportunities ahead.’