To achieve these objectives, the Bosci will…
Adopt best practice and assist, where possible, in developing innovative solutions to the environmental issues and problems facing its sector;
Conduct its activities in full knowledge of, and compliance with, the requirements of applicable environmental legislation and Approved Codes of Practice;
Assess the environmental impact of current and likely future operations, and fully integrate environmental considerations and objectives into its business decisions;
Minimise consumption of natural resources, including energy, water and raw materials, as far as is economically practicable;
Prevent pollution and minimise emissions;
Reduce the production of waste and develop effective waste management and recycling procedures;
Develop and implement integrated logistics policies, and encourage the use of environmentally friendly means of transport by staff;
Establish environmental objectives and targets, and measure performance against these targets;
Raise awareness amongst members of staff through appropriate education and training, encouraging them to become more environmentally responsible;
Encourage awareness of, and commitment to, improved environmental performance amongst suppliers and customers;
Work within the local community and with others, to take into account their environmental concerns and develop and pursue environmental initiatives;
Communicate this policy to members of our team, and consult with them to ensure that they take an active role in its implementation and review; and
Monitor and review the environmental performance of the business and communicate this performance to the team members.
Each Bosci employee is responsible for his/her adherence to the principles of this policy. The contents of this policy and the way in which it is being implemented will be reviewed at least biennially.