Achilleus wishes to demonstrate through this Environmental Policy its commitment to minimising the environmental impacts of our business operations.
For the purposes of this document, the following terms apply:
- Senior management
- is defined as the directors, officers, and senior managers of the organisation.
- Environmental aspects
- are the elements of Achilleus activities, products, and services that can interact with the environment.
- Environmental impacts
- are the changes to the environment that result from Achilleus’ environmental aspects.
Achilleus acknowledges that the environment can potentially be impacted by any of its activities, products, and services. This policy sets out how the organisation will manage, monitor, measure, and otherwise be accountable for its ongoing environmental performance. The contents of this document and the will be communicated to Employees, customers, suppliers, shareholders, investors, regulators and the general public.
In the implementation of this policy, Achilleus will adhere to the requirements of relevant local, national and international law pertaining to the environmental aspects and impacts of the organisation and ensure that this policy is kept up to date in line with those requirements.
Achilleus is committed to prevent pollution wherever possible both internally and externally and will ensure that as well as optimising new products, services and processes to facilitate this prevention, existing systems and processes are reviewed in order to identify areas for pollution prevention both for the organisation and for its clients. For each product, service, system, or process, this will be achieved by:
- eliminating the use of polluting materials or technologies;
- reducing the use of polluting materials or technologies;
- recycling or reusing materials within Achilleus ;
- transferring materials or waste outside of Achilleus for
- recycling or reuse; and
- where no other option is available, controlled disposal or incineration.
Achilleus will integrate environmental management procedures, processes, and planning with the general operations of the organisation to maximise the potential reduction of the organisations environmental impacts.
Through the use of environmental performance evaluation procedures and key performance indicators, Achilleus will seek continual improvement in its environmental performance. This will be achieved through the proper implementation of its environmental management system. The design, development, and management of the environmental management system, related procedures, and indicators is the responsibility of Managing Director.
Through the implementation of this policy, Achilleus wishes to set a leading example of good environmental management.
It is the responsibility of Managing Director to ensure that this policy is implemented throughout the organisation.
It is the responsibility of Managing Director to ensure that this policy is properly maintained and up to date and reviewed quarterly.
Mario Garcia FDA (csm)
Reviewed: March 2015
A paper copy of this policy is kept within the company offices at
6 Atlantic Business Centre, One The Green, Chingford, London, E4 7ES
An electronic copy of this policy can be downloaded for this article