We are an organisation committed to respecting and protecting the environment at both local and global levels. We shall strive to continually improve our environmental performance, endeavour to prevent pollution, reduce emissions, waste, and the use of materials, energy and supplies.
We will provide sufficient resources to:
Comply with all relevant environmental legislation, and where possible exceed these standards.
Establish environmental objectives and targets based on this policy, and perform an annual review of these objectives.
Raise awareness and encourage participation in environmental matters amongst employees both inside and outside of the work environment. Assist customers to use products and services in an environmentally-sensitive way.
Reduce waste production by taking full advantage of all re-use and recycle opportunities.
Reduce the consumption of energy and water by improving efficiency controls, introducing energy saving initiatives, and using renewables wherever possible.
Minimise contamination of land, air and water particularly with regard to the volume, safe use and disposal of hazardous substances.
Communicate our policy amongst all employees, suppliers and customers, and make it available to the general public.
Encourage the adoption of similar principles by our suppliers.
Date: 10th October 2010