Official Eco-Schools Partners

We are proud to work with a range of specialist corporate partners, helping our Eco-Schools to develop environmental projects and innovations within our nine topics.

Each of our partners bring something different to the programme and so whatever topics your Eco-Committee decide to tackle, our partners are on hand to help.

Eco-Schools England Headline Sponsor - Diversey Care

The leading supplier of cleaning products in the UK, Diversey’s purpose is to protect lives, preserve the earth and transform their industry. Diversey’s leadership in sustainability has been recognised and valued by customers, employees and communities. We are proud to have them on board as our Headline Sponsor and excited about what they can offer to our Eco-Schools.

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Energy Topic Partners

Our Energy partners help schools become more energy efficient – saving money and the environment.

Energy Topic Sponsor - EDF Energy's The Pod

Eco-Schools has been in partnership with EDF Energy’s The Pod since 2009. The Pod’s annual Switch Off Fortnight campaign for schools is a highlight of the Eco-Schools calendar.

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Trust LED

LED lighting can save schools up to 80% on lighting costs. It’s better for the environment and for student and teacher well-being. Our partner, Trust LED, can help you make the switch to a brighter future.

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We are helping schools to take advantage of multi award-winning EndoTherm. It saves you money, saves energy and reduces emissions – all through your schools’ heating system.

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Solar for Schools

Solar panels offer schools the chance to take control over their energy, promote renewable resources, save on electricity bills and educate students. Solar for Schools make it easy for your school to ‘Go Solar’.

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UK Energy Partners

How energy efficient is your school? UK Energy Partners have completed over 200 major energy efficiency upgrades within public sector buildings, and built Schoolhaus, the top 30 most energy efficient buildings within UK education.

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Ashden’s ‘LESS CO2’ is a free programme supporting schools across the UK to reduce their energy use, engage with their staff and students about energy, and teach about sustainability.

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Waste Topic Partners

Our Waste partners help schools to make waste a thing of the past!

Scrap Art Material Store (SAMS)

SAMS is an exciting, alternative way to promote the Reduce, Reuse and Recycle message, by supplying classroom kits using items collected from all types of manufacturing, storage and promotion companies that would otherwise have been sent to landfill.

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Devon Contract Waste

Devon Contract Waste are passionate about helping the West Country to proudly say ‘We Send Zero to Landfill!’ Their one-bin solution for recycling stands them out from the crowd and helps schools to join the movement.

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Empties Please

Empties Please have a simple way of helping schools to raise funds through recycling – in turn promoting the environmental message. They collect your used printer cartridges and donate the money you raise straight back to your school.

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Litter Topic Partners

Our Litter partners help students to combat the issue whilst promoting positive messages about taking action in schools and communities.

Topic Sponsor - David Luke

David Luke lead the way in eco school uniforms. They produce garments ethically and create their eco uniform out of recycled plastic bottles – allowing for an everyday school essential to double up as a powerful anti-litter message.

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Helping Hand Environmental

Helping Hand make litter clearance hand tools from recycled and sustainable sourced materials. The perfect partner for your school litter-picks and clean ups!

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Water Topic Partners

Our Water partners help schools to give this crucial resource the value it deserves.

Topic Sponsor - WaterAid

WaterAid are experts in water projects around the world. They focus on three important areas: clean water, decent toilets, good hygeine. The charity was set up by the UK water industry back in the 80’s – our partnership sees us linked with the amazing work of WaterAid and 10 major water companies across the country offering fantastic opportunities to our schools.

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Jerry Bottle

Jerry Bottle sell beautiful re-usable bottles, aimed at reducing waste and promoting the health benefits of water. All of their profits go to charities supporting clean water projects across the world.

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School Grounds Topic Partners

Our School Grounds partners help you develop your outside space in a sustainable way.

POD Living

Pod Living are passionate about making new classrooms not only environmentally friendly and functional but also places which inspire students and teachers alike!

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Bio-Enzym are passionate about the environment and provide eco-friendly, organic products to keep your school grounds happy and healthy! Care for your grounds with the help of one of our newest and most innovative partners!

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Grow believes that children benefit from greater access to the outdoors for play and learning. Partnering with primary schools across Yorkshire and Greater Manchester, Grow enables them to deliver curriculum led outdoor learning in an efficient and sustainable way. Their work helps schools develop their outdoor spaces to be more engaging to explore, teach and learn in.

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Dream Networks

The Dream Networks Love Plays Programme helps schools to collaborate with businesses and the local community to design and build creative play areas for children across the world.

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Biodiversity Topic Partners

Our Biodiversity partners help schools become happy homes for both plants and animals!

Ponds for Schools

Living, breathing ponds are a fantastic way to engage children in biodiversity. Whether you need to bring your school pond back to life or want a brand new one in your grounds – Ponds for Schools can make it safe, fun and easy to maintain!

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Prime8 believe in the possibility of a healthy, sustainable and happy world.  By entertaining and informing children in new and thought-provoking ways we are ‘protecting our tomorrows.’ Through games, music, roadshows and interactive virtual realities, Prime8 inspires children to value biodiversity in all its forms.

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Interactive Eco-School

You can find a greener version of pretty much everything your school uses; pencils, carpets, uniforms, energy. Here you can investigate how you can ‘green’ your school

Interactive Eco-School