Millbrook Elopement Weddings Eco Policy

At Millbrook, we are dedicated to ensuring that your special day is both memorable and environmentally friendly. Our commitment to sustainability extends to every aspect of our elopement weddings. Check our our General Environmental Policy for information about our Estate generally.

Our Commitment to Eco-Friendly Weddings

Millbrook Estate Team

๐ŸŒฟ Use of Local Suppliers

We prioritise local suppliers to reduce carbon footprints and support the local economy. Our suppliers are chosen for their sustainable practices and quality offerings.

๐ŸŒฟ Plastic-Free Celebrations

We strictly prohibit the use of plastic bottles for drinks. Instead, we provide glassware and encourage the use of reusable or biodegradable alternatives.

๐ŸŒฟ Eco-Friendly Confetti

Only fresh or dried rose petals are allowed for confetti, ensuring a natural and biodegradable option that is safe for the environment.

๐ŸŒฟ Sustainable Dรฉcor and Favours

We encourage the use of natural, recycled, or reusable materials for decorations and wedding favours. This includes items like potted plants, seed packets, and handcrafted goods.

๐ŸŒฟ Energy Efficiency

All lighting used in our venues is energy-efficient, and we utilise renewable energy sources wherever possible, including solar panels and biomass heating.

Millbrook Estate Team

๐ŸŒฟ Waste Reduction

We have comprehensive recycling and composting programmes in place. We ask our guests to join us in these efforts by separating waste and avoiding single-use items.

๐ŸŒฟ Eco-Conscious Transportation

We recommend and facilitate eco-friendly transportation options for you and your guests, including electric vehicle charging points on-site and promoting sharing.

๐ŸŒฟ Sustainable Cuisine

Our catering partners focus on providing organic, locally-sourced, and seasonal menus, ensuring a minimal environmental impact while offering fresh, delicious food.

๐ŸŒฟ Leftover Food Management

Any leftover food that is not taken away by guests in the provided cardboard containers is fed to our chickens, ensuring that no food goes to waste.

๐ŸŒฟ Green Team

Our dedicated Green Team works tirelessly to implement and oversee our eco-friendly practices, ensuring continuous improvement and adherence to our sustainability goals.