The Abertay Centre for the Environment (ACE) is a knowledge centre based within the University of Abertay Dundee (UAD). UAD is ranked the top university in Scotland for environmental research.

ACE assists Small and Medium Enterprises (SME’s) across Eastern Scotland to access expert help in

– developing new, more environmentally friendly products and services

– developing new products that take advantage of the increasing profile of the environment

– changing processes or working practices that reduce the environmental costs and improve profitability

ACE is a major engine for regional development, enhancing environmental sustainability that will directly benefit sectors such as manufacturing, food and drink, tourism and culture & leisure.