2016: Our Year in Numbers.

13 Dec 2016

It’s been a big year at the Sustainable Business Network. Check out some of our milestones. Thanks to all our members and partners for helping to achieve them!

 

368000-v2   

368,000 people viewed our Facebook post about climate change in a local newspaper 104 years ago. Go on, view it again…

 133000-v4  

$133,000 raised for stream planting this year through SBN’s Million Metres Streams project

 70000-v2  

70,000 trees planted in 2016

 14000-v2  

14,000 metres of waterway funded so far through the Million Metres Streams Project.

 8000-v2
 

8,000 views of the Sustainable Business Directory.

 600-v2
 

600 people at the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards.

 177-v2
 

177 media articles about SBN.

 125-v2
 

125 new members. We love each and every one.

 112-v2  

112 news stories written about SBN members.

  99-v2  

99% of waste from Awards night diverted from landfill.

 98
 

98 organisations worked out their carbon footprint using the Annual Carbon Emissions calculator.

 97
 

97% of attendees at our Awards night said they had fun at the awards and would come again! (See you all next year!)

 61-v2
 

61 finalists in NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards

 43-v2
 

43 SBN events across all those regions.

 33-v2  

33 organisations involved in our Electric Vehicle project

 31-v2
 

31 minutes – time saving by the cyclist in our bike v car challenge

 13-v2
 

13 organisations took part in our National Good Food Network (from Invercargill to the East Cape)

 11-v2
 

11 projects actively improving the sustainability of New Zealand business.

 7-v2  

7 regions around NZ where staff or business connectors are based (Auckland, Tauranga, Wellington, Dunedin, Christchurch, Hamilton, Whanganui)

 4 v 2  

4 food start-up companies mentored through the Good Food Boost

 2-v2  

2 Awards won by SBN (Sustainability category, AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards; and Auckland Bike Challenge)

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SBN is working with businesses in four transformation areas.
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