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"Welcome to Best Foot Forward's web site. Our aim is to help regions, 
organisations and communities to reduce their 'footprint' through 
the delivery of a wide range of analytical tools and consulting services."

Best Foot Forward are one of Europe's leading sustainability consultancies specialising in ecological and carbon footprinting. The impacts of climate change and need for carbon reductions are becoming increasingly clear, and Best Foot Forward provide a range of tools and services for carbon accounting.

Best Foot Forward carry out carbon and ecological footprint analyses for businesses and other organisations. Our key products and services have been designed to assess sustainability and assist organisations in reducing their footprint. Best Foot Forward has developed Footprinter - a unique online footprint tool for organisations.

Founded in 1997, Best Foot Forward have worked with over one hundred organisations and have carried out projects ranging from measuring the ecological footprint of a single apple to the entire city of London. We have worked with businesses in many different sectors including manufacturing, construction, transportation and commerce. In 2005 Best Foot Forward were awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development for our work in this area.


Best Foot Forward are growing.  We are now settled in our new offices and we need outstanding people to join our team and work on exciting projects for our blue-chip client base. 

We have a variety of positions to fill, so if you have a background in environmental or numerical science, and are committed to working with organisations to help them measure and improve their environmental performance we want to hear from you.  You'll need relevant experience, be able to work well under pressure and communicate clearly and concisely.  In return we offer a very competitive package, with an exciting and varied workload at the forefront of the sustainable consumption debate.  To find out more about the specific roles and the opportunity to work with an innovative and extremely experienced team of sustainability professionals please download the full job specifications below:

Latest News

Find out about the ecological and carbon footprint of Radiohead's tours in our newly released report

Watch BFF Director Nicky Chambers demonstrating Footprinter on the BBC's Working Lunch programme: View (first broadcast 11th June 2007)


LOW Footprint News is BFF's quarterly newsletter aimed at organisations keen to 

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Best Foot Forward offer a range of training courses delivered either on client premises or in Oxford. 

2008 Training Dates Available Now

More than 80 individuals and companies have already benefited from a better understanding of ecological and carbon footprinting. Click here to find out more.

Calculate your own footprint

Estimate your own personal carbon footprint using BFF's simple, but engaging, calculator.

Contact Us

Please call or email Simon Miller to discuss your requirements.