Approved by David Pain on 08/01/2009.
A paper copy of this policy is kept 4 Drawell House.
An electronic copy of this policy is available on the Gotwind Ltd website.
A copy of this policy has been made available to the persons listed below, who are responsible for circulating this policy as appropriate to interested parties.
- Job applicants, employees, customers, suppliers, shareholders, investors, regulators, enforcers and the general public.
This policy will be reviewed annually.
For the purposes of this document, the following terms apply:
Senior management is defined as the directors, officers and senior managers of the organization.
Environmental aspects are the elements of Gotwind Ltd's activities, products and services that can interact with the environment.
Environmental impacts are the changes to the environment that result from Gotwind Ltd's environmental aspects.
Gotwind Ltd 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.
In the implementation of this policy, Gotwind Ltd 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 kept up to date in line with those requirements.
Gotwind Ltd is committed to prevent pollution wherever possible 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. 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 Gotwind Ltd;
- transferring materials or waste outside of Gotwind Ltd for recycling or reuse; and,
- where no other option is available, controlled disposal or incineration.
Gotwind Ltd will integrate environmental management procedures, processes and planning with the general operations of the organisation to maximise the potential reduction of the organizations environmental impacts.
Gotwind Ltd will ensure that where possible, products are designed and developed in such a way as to reduce the environmental impacts of their users.
Through the use of environmental performance evaluation procedures and key performance indicators, Gotwind Ltd 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 senior management.
Through the implementation of this policy, Gotwind Ltd will set a leading example of good environmental management.
It is the responsibility of David Pain to ensure that this policy is implemented throughout the organisation.
It is the responsibility of David Pain to ensure that this policy is properly maintained and up to date.