Environmental Policy

We recognise our responsibility to the environment. As part of our ongoing commitment, here's our plan to reduce our environmental impact.

Initiatives

We support the following amazing environmental charities:

One Tree Planted

An international non-profit organisation with a simple mission - to plant trees all over the world

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxford Wildlife Trust

A local charity that helps to protect and conserve local wildlife and waterways

Policy Aims

  • To exceed all regulatory conditions where possible
  • To improve environmental performance
  • To reduce our environmental impact
  • To make environmental issues part of our business decisions
  • To train employees and increase awareness

Paper and Packaging

  • Use sustainable packaging for all of our product ranges
  • Minimise paper use in the office
  • Reduce our packaging
  • Use recycled and recyclable paper products
  • Reuse and recycle all paper where possible

Energy and Water

  • Reduce our energy consumption
  • Switch off lights and electrical equipment when not in use
  • Heating consumption will be minimised where possible
  • Energy consumption and efficiency will be key factors in all new product ranges

Office Supplies

  • Before purchasing equipment we’ll look at whether renting is possible
  • Environmentally friendly products will be purchased when possible
  • Wherever possible we will reuse and recycle

Transportation

  • Reduce travel to necessary trips only
  • Promote e-mail or video/phone conferencing

Maintenance and Cleaning

  • Environmentally friendly cleaning products will be used where possible
  • Only licensed and appropriate organisations will dispose of our waste

Culture

  • Our staff will be fully involved in the implementation of this policy
  • Our policy will be updated at least once annually
  • Our staff will be provided with relevant environmental training
  • Work with all of our suppliers, contractors and sub-contractors to improve  environmental performance
  • Use local labour and materials where available

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