Policy on Environment

329-4TrustOn is committed to providing a quality service in a manner that ensures a safe and healthy workplace for our employees and minimises our potential impact on the environment, i.e. CO2 emission. We will operate in compliance with all relevant environmental legislation and we will strive to use pollution prevention and environmental best practices in all we do. We are committed to working towards:

Ensuring that all relevant environmental legislation and regulation is applied

  • Operating the business in an environmentally sensitive manner
  • Purchasing environmentally friendly materials when appropriate
  • Raising the awareness of staff so that everyone may be involved
  • Reducing energy usage by increased Energy Efficiency
  • Re-using or recycling waste when possible

The environmental policy covers all aspects of TrustOn Security’s operations – from good housekeeping measures such as using both sides of paper prior to recycling, to ensuring that investments made are environmentally sound. The policy also commits us to promoting suppliers and services which adhere to environmentally sound ways of operating.

Paper

  • To minimise the use of paper in the office
  • To buy recycled and recyclable paper products
  • To find a second life for items especially paper and office stationery
  • To recycle everything we can

Water and Energy

  • To reduce the amount of energy we use as much as possible
  • To switch off lights, computers, copiers, etc. when not in use, and heating adjusted with energy consumption in mind. The energy consumption of new products will be taken into account when making purchasing decisions

Office Supplies

  • To reduce the amount of office supplies that we need
  • To commit in buying environmentally friendly products, i.e local products
  • To recycle everything we can

Maintenance and Cleaning

  • Cleaning materials will be as environmentally friendly as possible
  • Materials used in office refurbishment will be as environmentally friendly as possible

Travel

  • To promote the use of environmentally friendly forms of transport by staff, volunteers and clients
  • To promote the use of cycling and walking as the main means of travel to local meetings
  • To use public transport where systems allow efficient use.
  • For journeys that require the use of a car, car sharing will be encouraged vi. Culture

To educate and involve staff in the implementation of this policy, aiming for greater commitment and improved environmental performance All staff must have access to this environmental policy through the staff information file held in the office. The environmental policy will be regularly referred to in decision-making and through staff meetings. It is to be included during the induction of new staff, board members and volunteers. It shall be reviewed bi-annually by the directors of TrustOn Security.