Bermuda Chamber of Commerce, alongside local organizations and the City of Hamilton, unveiled new eco-friendly initiatives for Harbour Nights.

A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce significant steps toward making Harbour Nights an eco-friendlier event. These initiatives represent a collaboration with key local organisations and the City of Hamilton, emphasising sustainable practices and environmental responsibility.

Simplifying Recycling with the City of Hamilton

“In an effort to streamline waste management and promote recycling, the Bermuda Chamber of Commerce and the City of Hamilton aim to make recycling more accessible and efficient during Harbour Nights, reducing the event’s overall environmental footprint.

“A spokesperson for the City of Hamilton said, “The City is proud to be a longstanding major sponsor and supporter of Harbour Nights and commends the Chamber of Commerce for leveraging their influence and ingenuity to encourage more environmentally conscious practices for the 2024 Harbour Nights season. The Chamber’s strategies to further recycling efforts and foster a more sustainably conscious community mindset will undoubtedly have a tangible impact on local sustainability efforts overall. We fully support them in this endeavour as we echo the call to be more environmentally aware as collective stewards of this planet.

“Educational Collaboration with Keep Bermuda Beautiful and Beyond Plastic Understanding that education is key to sustainable change, the Chamber has joined forces with Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] and Beyond Plastic for a free information session for vendors on Wednesday, 1st May. This session will provide valuable insights into sustainable business practices and practical tips on reducing environmental impact.”

Read more here: https://bernews.com/2024/04/harbour-nights-eco-friendly-initiatives-unveiled/