Environmental and Green Policy

Environmental and Green Policy

The K2 Group recognizes environmental protection as one of the guiding principles of, and a key component of sound business performance. The K2 Group is committed to continually providing a quality service in a manner that ensures the organization minimizes its potential impact on the environment. The K2 Group will operate in compliance with all relevant environmental legislation and endeavor to achieve pollution prevention and environmental best practice in all aspects of our business.

To achieve these objectives, the K2 Group will:

  • Best Practice: Comply with all relevant environmental legislation, regulations and approved codes of practice
  • Waste Management: Operate effective arrangements for the reduction, reuse and recycling of waste, and for the safe storage and disposal of waste that cannot be avoided
  • Materials & Resources: Maximize the efficient use of materials and resources, including gas, electricity and water, the use of paper made from sustainable sources, and the introduction of Eco Fonts to reduce printer ink usage
  • Responsible Procurement: Use contractors who also share a commitment to the environment, and take into account lifetime costs of materials when repairing, altering or rebuilding premises.
  • Business Travel: Promote the use of public transport and increased use of email, phone, video teleconferencing and online webinars to reduce the impact of business travel upon the environment
  • Energy Use: Implementation of low energy lighting, regular boiler efficiency audits, maximum water temperatures and movement sensor controlled lighting and others
  • Awareness & Commitment: Raise awareness, encourage participation and train employees in environmental matters
  • Performance: Regularly communicate our environmental performance to our employees and other significant stakeholders
  • Processes: Develop our management processes to ensure that environmental factors are considered during planning and implementation
  • Social Responsibility: Do all we can to reduce our impact on the environment: to be a Carbon Neutral company
  • Continual Improvement: Monitor and continuously improve our environmental performance.

The policy statement will be regularly reviewed and updated as necessary. The management team endorses these policy statements and is fully committed to their implementation.

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