Wessex covers Dorset, Hampshire, the Isle of Wight and the southern tip of Wiltshire with over 250 life science companies in medtech, medbiotech, industrial biotech and pharma. The regions life sciences industry employs 9000 and has a turnover of £2.5 billion. In addition, 10% of the workforce in Wessex is employed by the health economy. This represents a significant opportunity to build meaningful partnerships and start a movement which will have a significant impact on reaching net zero targets at a local regional and national level.
We have identified four key areas to support the drive for environmental sustainability. Click on the links below to find out more details.
Champion best practice on a local, regional and national level
Supporting Innovators to deliver sustainable solutions
Support policy awareness and influence change
Measure environmental and social impact