WINDOW CLEANERS.ORG recognises that its business activities have direct and indirect impacts on the environment.
It is our intention to operate our business in a manner sensitive to the environment, to conserve natural resources, reduce waste,reduce our carbon footprint, and to prevent pollution to land, water and air.
WINDOW CLEANERS.ORG regards the promotion of an environmental strategy as a key element in operating a successful business.
WINDOW CLEANERS.ORG appreciates that it has a responsibility to work mutually with customers and service partners to deliver continual improvements in environmental performance.
In order to ensure that these objectives are met, WINDOW CLEANERS.ORG will:Implement all reasonable measures to comply with relevant environmental legislation and other requirementsStrive to make continual improvements in environmental performance, including the establishment of relevant objectives and targets
Provide adequate resources, including the maintenance of working groups, to enable environmental objectives to be developed and delivered
Take appropriate steps to prevent pollution and minimise our negative impacts on the environment and to conserve natural resources
Introduce appropriate forms of instruction, information, training and supervision to enable employees to assist us in meeting our objectives
Work with customers and service partners to develop mutual solutions to improve environmental performance, where appropriate
Introduce suitable arrangements to allow for communication and discussion on environmental matters, including public reporting of our environmental performance
Undertake an annual review of our objectives, targets and performance, and where necessary, update this policy and any relevant procedures
Environmental Policy Statement Version 1 January 2014
Employees at all levels must recognise that they have an important part to play in the success of this policy, by:
Complying with all WINDOW CLEANERS.ORG environmental procedures and guidelines
Taking all reasonable care to prevent harm to the environment
Ensuring that all environmental incidents are promptly reported
Improved environmental performance can only achieved if suppliers adopt similar policies. Where appropriate, WINDOW CLEANERS.ORG will expect its suppliers to:
Develop and implement an effective environmental policy
Comply with all relevant environmental legislation
Comply with WINDOW CLEANERS.ORG and/or local site rules or conditions
Take reasonable steps to prevent environmental damage and to conserve resources from their activities
Ensure that all of their plant and equipment is properly maintained without risks to the environment
Co-operate fully with the nominated WINDOW CLEANERS.ORG representative including the prompt reporting of all environmental incidents
Strive for continual improvement in their own performance on the area of environmental management
January 5th 2014