Environment

Our guiding principles:

Comply with existing environmental regulations
Comply with applicable codes of practice.
Assess the environmental effects of all operations.
Continuously seek to improve environmental performance.
Reduce pollution, emissions and waste.
Reduce the use of all raw materials, energy, and supplies.
Raise awareness, encourage participation, and train employees.
Expect similar environmental standards from all suppliers and contractors.
Assist customers in making environmentally sensitive choices.
Work with the local community.
Participate in discussions about environmental issues.
Monitor progress and review performance annually
Reduce the impacts of transportation.
Better recycling of materials and packaging.
Minimizing waste generation.
Maximizing recycling and reuse opportunities.
Efficient use of water and energy.
Use of biodegradable or alternatives to chemicals.
Minimizing use of solvents.
Use of timber products from sustainable (managed) forests