Defra is the UK government department responsible for safeguarding our natural environment, supporting our world-leading food and farming industry, and sustaining a thriving rural economy. Our broad remit means we play a major role in people's day-to-day life, from the food we eat, and the air we breathe, to the water we drink. Our purpose is to unleash the economic potential of food and farming, nature and the countryside, champion the environment and provide security against floods, animal and plant diseases and other hazards.


SSE plc is one of the UK’s leading energy companies, involved in the generation, distribution and supply of electricity and in the extraction, storage, distribution and supply of gas. Its core purpose is to provide the energy people need in a reliable and sustainable way. It supplies energy to around 8.21 million customers throughout Great Britain and Ireland, is frequently ranked number one for customer service and is the UK’s leading generator of electricity from renewable sources. It became a Living Wage employer in September 2013 and was accredited with the Fair Tax Mark in October 2014.  

Oxford City Council

Oxford City Council became the first local authority in the UK to divest from fossil fuel companies in 2014 and one of our core values is to promote a clean and green Oxford. We work tirelessly to improve the environment of our city in everything that we do, from recycling to air quality and street cleansing to sustainability. 

Darke & Taylor

Darke & Taylor are a multi-award winning company dedicated to providing the highest quality solutions for all your electrical and electrotechnical needs including Design, Contracting, Fire & Security, Solar PV, Test & Inspection and Maintenance. Based in Oxfordshire, serving London and the Home Counties, we have decades of experience, a trust-worthy team, and a reputation for engineering excellence

Severn Wye Energy Agency

Severn Wye Energy Agency is a charity with a vision of a bright, secure and sustainable future free from fuel poverty. We have made it our mission to provide practical expertise for more energy efficient and sustainable living. 


GreenBuying.co.uk is your number one choice for UK sourced eco school supplies. Unlike other websites which sell green supplies as an "add-on", green products is all that we do. So buying from this site will build your school’s green credentials whilst supporting the environment and British manufacturers. We maintain competitive prices and an efficient delivery service as going green should not result in poorer value for money.