Environmental Policy

The management of Harland Simon UPS Limited is totally committed to minimising the effect of its operations upon the environment.  This is implemented by routinely carrying out the following:

  • Using energy efficient manufacturing systems and methods
  • Minimising waste during all manufacturing and assembly operations
  • Using only biodegradable and/or benign chemical substances wherever possible
  • Using a paperless office culture wherever practicable
  • Re-using packaging materials wherever possible or, when this is not practicable, using materials from renewable resources
  • Re-cycling surplus packaging and waste materials wherever possible
  • Collating our own consignments, arranging delivery schedules and combining deliveries with those of other local organisations to minimise transport miles
  • Maintaining Company vehicles in sound running order to ensure low emissions and fuel efficient running
  • Monitoring the amount of energy consumed so that undesirable trends may be detected and eliminated
  • Monitoring the quantity of water used and comparing this with the guidelines issued by the water supply authorities
  • Encouraging our suppliers to adopt aimilar practices for their own operations
  • Assisting our customers, when requested, to safely dispose of their surplus unwanted quipment or components in an environmentally friendly manner

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