Free Thinking Design recognise that all businesses impact on the environment in a variety of different ways. As such we are committed to the continual improvement of our environmental performance in relation to our services and operations.
We have identified the following key environmental impacts associated with the everyday running of a Web Development agency
- Consumption of Energy
- Paper waste
- Food/ Coffee Waste
- Transport – reducing reliance on private cars
The company is committed to reducing these and other impacts and to the continual improvement of our environmental performance. To help achieve this, Free Thinking Design are working towards Investors in the Environment Bronze accreditation.
We are committed to working with our staff, customers, suppliers, investors, contractors, regulatory bodies and neighbours to achieve the following objectives;
- Meet and where possible exceed all environmental regulations relevant to our organisation and its activities.
- Increase cost-effectiveness by reducing our consumption of energy and raw materials
- Reduce waste, pollution and noise both locally and in the wider environment
- Systematically assess all aspects of our company
- Set targets for measurable annual improvements
- Make our progress available for independent assessment.
It is the responsibility of all employees, visitors and contractors to fully support this policy through active participation and co-operation.
The introduction and implementation of this policy is a commitment of Free Thinking Design management and a shared responsibility with our employees. Kevin Blackledge has designated responsibility for day-to-day implementation of this policy.
The policy will be reviewed annually as part of the organisations overall environment management plan.
GREEN CHAMPION APPOINTED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ENQUIRIES: