Environmental Policy

1.0 - Mandate

1.1 - ECA recognises that its activities and operations have an impact on the environment and it is committed to conserving natural resources, operating in a manner sensitive to the environment and complying with all relevant legislation. In particular, ECA is committed to:

      • Minimising waste products from all processes.
      • Maximising the efficient use of energy and water.
      • Reducing the impact of travel/transport.
      • Accessing the most technically accurate advice that promotes current best environmental practice.
      • Preventing pollution wherever possible.
      • Complying with all relevant environmental legislation, applicable consents and codes of practice to which the company subscribes.
      • Continual improvement in environmental performance.

2.0 - Commitments

2.1 - ECA will achieve these commitments by:

      • Setting and reviewing progress towards environmental objectives/targets and management programmes to ensure continual improvement.
      • Providing environmental training for all employees to understand the company’s environmental policies, objectives, and programmes, and their role within them.
      • Including environmental considerations in our Procurement Procedure.
      • Ensuring the company understands and complies with the requirements of all environmental legislation, guidelines and codes of practice applicable to the organisation.
      • Working with suppliers and contractors to encourage the adoption of environmentally responsible practices.

3.0 - Responsibility

3.1 - Responsibility for ECA’s environmental policy lies with the Managing Director.