We all have a responsibility to do whatever we can to prevent the damage our actions cause to the world around us, and reaching the highest standards of environmental practice is a challenge that CR Support Services take seriously. We recognise that real progress on environmental issues can only be made through the action of individuals, companies and legal measures.
We are dedicated to protecting the environment by proactively ensuring consistent compliance with existing environmental regulations, encouraging pollution prevention and striving towards continual improvement, wherever possible to use products and work methods which minimize risk to employees, clients, and the general public as well as limit emissions and waste.
In partnership with our clients and suppliers, we have acknowledged the environmental issues. We make sure that all materials we use are as environmentally friendly as possible and biodegradable. We believe it is important to look closely at the entire life-cycle of a product, taking into account the energy consumed during manufacture, the impact of packaging, transportation and usage, and finally disposal and biodegradability
We are constantly looking for innovative new ways to reduce the impact our business activities have upon the environment and by taking constant small steps. As our business continues to grow and we strive to provide world-class services for our clients we also encounter increasing environmental challenges in minimizing our impact on climate change.
Our Goals are:
To conserve natural resources by the use of energy management together with the minimisation of waste, commitment to recovery, re-use and recycling as opposed to disposal where feasible.
We are aiming to reduce the amount paper that is used up in the CR Support Services office, through recycling, compost or re-use 50% of waste CR Support Services is legally responsible for.
The procurement of all purchased products to include increased use of reclaimed, recycled or sustainable materials and, we encourage the use of recycled paper goods to all our clients.
We also aim to reduce our fuel consumption by eliminating unnecessary journeys. It is the policy of the company to use vehicles and plant which are limited in engine capacity to minimize emissions, that where possible catalytic converters are fitted, to maximize fuel consumption and reduce carbon dioxide emissions. All the vehicles and plant utilize unleaded fuel, diesel, or LPG.
Develop a consistent approach for electricity and gas reduction and consumption in CR Support Services offices through improved monitoring, measurement and targeted projects. Buildings within the ownership of the company are where practicable well insulated and are gas heated utilizing efficient boilers and energy saving devices such as individual thermostat controls.
Integrating environmental considerations into all business decisions. Setting and reviewing environmental objectives, target and performance measures on an ongoing basis.
Ensure that all our activities comply with or exceed regulatory controls or codes of practice where they are available. In the absence of specific regulations, all activities are carried out in an environmentally responsible manner - utilising where possible a range of products which protect the environment.
To make all our employees aware of our environmental policy whilst providing suitable training to improve environmental awareness, and allocate clear responsibilities and inspiring our people to become involved. Make available to employees, customers, the public and statutory authorities relevant information about our activities that affect the environment.
Maintaining pro-active communications about all aspects of Environmental management and performance with key stakeholders, employees and other internal parties as part of a two way communication process
It is the responsibility of Management within the Company to regularly review practices and policy that have a direct effect upon the environment. By implementing and managing this policy, we aim to contribute to the effective improvement of environmental performance in both our clients and our own premises
Our Environmental Policy is available on request