Sussex & Surrey Limited is committed to leading the industry in minimising the impact of its activities on the environment.
Sussex & Surrey Brickwork and Scaffolding Ltd having recognised responsibilities for environmental matters, place particularly high priority on environmental affairs, with regard to the Company operations and the services offered to customers.
Sussex & Surrey Brickwork and Scaffolding Ltd staff are aware of the environmental sensitivity of the business sector, in which the Company operates and seek to continually develop the Company’s environmental compliance. The Company operates a policy of effecting continual improvement and change in accordance with developing knowledge and changing environmental requirements.
The key points of its strategy to achieve this are:
- Minimise waste by evaluating operations and ensuring they are as efficient as possible.
- Minimise toxic emissions through the selection and use of its fleet and the source of its power requirement.
- Actively promote recycling both internally and amongst its customers and suppliers.
- Source and promote a product range to minimise the environmental impact of both production and distribution.
- Meet or exceed all the environmental legislation that relates to the Company.
- Use an accredited program to offset the greenhouse gas emissions generated by our activities.
All the Company’s operations must be carried out with due regard to the appropriate and relevant legal requirements.
The Company will continue to make available resources to ensure that suppliers and customers are made fully aware of their environmental and legislative responsibilities, with regard to the provision of services in association with asbestos removal.
The Company will only use disposal facilities where the level of operations control and environmental compliance is deemed to be of a suitable level and represents responsible management.
Actively ensure that vehicles and equipment used are well maintained, clean and are always operated within the legal limits, taking advantage, wherever possible, of engineering modifications to reduce pollution and emissions and to save unnecessary consumption of energy.
Take whatever measures may be necessary to ensure that the collection, transport and disposal facilities, which it utilises, are not and do not become hazardous to public health or the environment.
The Company co-operates with, and assists to the best of its ability, officers of the Environment Agencies in the exercise of their duties.
The Company requires its staff to advise senior management of any concerns they have regarding poor practice by Waste Disposal Contractors, or about any acts, which might be detrimental to the environment or to the interests of the industry.
The Environmental Policy of Sussex & Surrey Ltd is one of the continual review and the Company’s responsibility will be maintained through a sound Management Structure.