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Sustainability & Environmental Policy

Waterford Insulation recognise that in managing their activities they have a responsibility to customers, employees and the general public.

Therefore we are committed to promoting sustainability and the environment. Our environmental policy incorporates the principles of sustainable construction and we aim to follow and promote good sustainability practice, to reduce the environmental impacts of all our activities and to help our clients and business partners to achieve the same.

Environmental Policy

With a primary focus on sustainable construction Waterford Insulation are committed to the following:

  1. Ensure that on site management of waste and the careful handling of material is a major priority in order to protect materials and the environment.
  2. Take expert advice when necessary in order to fully understand the effects of development on the environment.
  3. Minimise noise, dust and mud.
  4. Comply with all applicable legislation, regulations and codes of practice and employ good working practices.
  5. Segregate unavoidable waste and recycle wherever possible both on site and in our office.
  6. Save energy and water during the construction process.
  7. Always try to source products that are recyclable and work with manufactures to ensure that any recyclable material is handled in the correct manner.
  8. Salvage and reuse materials arising out of the demolition wherever possible.
  9. To avoid traffic pollution we will try to use local materials and workforce wherever possible.
  10. Design for safety and security.
  11. Establish the use of materials from sustainable sources where possible.
  12. Make sure that all business partners and our employees are fully aware of our Environmental Policy and will strive to achieve our goals when working with us. This will be achieved through actively promoting environmental awareness through the provision of training.
  13. Encourage customers, where possible to adopt the principles of sustainability in their product choice and their design process.
  14. Appling continual improvement by reviewing performance against targets and by reviewing objectives.

Sustainability Policy

Waterford Insulations sustainability policy is based on the following working principles:

  1. To comply with and exceed where practicable, all applicable legislation, regulations and codes of practice.
  2. To integrate sustainability considerations into all our business decisions.
  3. To ensure that all staff are fully aware of our sustainability policy and are committed to implementing and improving it.
  4. To minimise the impact on sustainability of all office and transportation activities.
  5. To make clients and supervisors aware of our sustainability policy, and encourage them to adopt sound sustainable management practices.
  6. To review, annually report, and to continually strive to improve our sustainability performance.

In order to achieve our policy we will focus on the following steps:

  1. Avoid unnecessary travel to meetings where other electronic forms of communication can be utilized.
  2. Use public transport where possible.
  3. Always try to minimise our use of paper and other office consumables and always recycle wherever possible.
  4. Seek to use sustainable energy sources if possible.
  5. Make sure that all business partners and our employees are fully aware of our Sustainability Policy and will strive to achieve our goals when working with us. This will be achieved through actively promoting sustainability awareness through the provision of training.

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