Sustainability

We are committed to sustainable development (meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs) as a guiding principle within our work. Concern for the environment is an integral and fundamental part of this commitment. Our aim is to reduce the impact on the environment from our operations. Our environmental/sustainability policy is as below.

Principles

Our Sustainability Policy is based upon the following principles:

  • promote responsibility for the environment within the organisation and communicate and implement this policy at all levels within the workforce
  • reduce the use of energy, water and other resources
  • minimise waste by reduction, re-use and recycling methods
  • comply with all relevant environmental legislation/regulation
  • ensure that our policies and services are developed in a way that is complimentary to this policy
  • not prioritise funding needs ahead of sustainability requirements
  • identify and provide appropriate training, advice and information for staff and encourage them to develop new ideas and initiatives
  • provide appropriate resources to meet the commitments of this policy
  • promote and encourage involvement in local environmental initiatives/schemes

Read Our Full Policy Here