Independent builders merchant buying group National Merchant Buying Society is taking part in Climate Week 2011, by entering the challenge which will be set on 21st March.
Climate Week runs from March 21 to 27 March 2011 and is a chance for companies, schools and people up and down the country to get involved and help combat climate change.
The Challenge will be revealed at 9am on March 21 via the Climate Week website www.climateweek.com and NMBS will have a team of staff members standing by ready to tackle the challenge on the day.
The Challenge is a high energy, time-pressured training and educational experience that aims to develop the skills of teamwork, innovation, creativity, planning, presenting and delivering results to a deadline. It also builds environmental knowledge and the motivation to act on climate change.
NMBS encourages all members and suppliers to get participate within Climate Week, which can be from entering the day Challenge on 21st March to entering the Mini Challenge, which takes one hour, and can be completed at anytime during Climate Week.
NMBS Managing Director, Chris Hayward says: “The Climate Week Challenge is a great opportunity for any business to really think about how they can help with the environmental issues that we all face. Together we can make a difference.”