Mitrefinch Limited recognises and accepts that concern for the environment is an integral and fundamental part of the Company’s corporate business strategy.
The Company will seek to continually improve and reduce its impact on the environment to the lowest practicable minimum, by recognising its responsibilities through a proactive policy on safety in the workplace, prevention of pollution and care for the local environment. The Company is committed to ensuring full compliance with relevant legislative and regulatory requirements.
The policy will identify:
Managers at all levels through the Company must take individual responsibility to ensure that environmental issues are considered carefully when making decisions or when planning and controlling work.
All employees will be made aware of their individual responsibilities for acting in accordance with the environmental policy.
Appropriate training and instruction will be incorporated into the Company’s in-house training programmes.
Engineering and Safety
Plant and systems of work are designed and maintained to the highest possible standard in order to minimise accidents and unforeseen occurrences. The Company will endeavour to work closely with the relevant statutory bodies to meet all applicable legislation and improve operating procedures.
Waste reduction and recycling
Careful consideration will be given to the elimination or minimisation of waste at source and recycling or reuse of materials.
Disposal and transport of wastes off site will be carried out in a responsible manner with due regard to all environmental considerations.
Effects of the Community
Noise, odour, atmospheric emissions, traffic and other aspects of the Company’s activities, which can affect the local community, will be controlled to the lowest practical level.