| Environmental Policy
It is the policy of UK Packaging Supplies Limited to ensure that
its activities are managed so as to minimise any impact on the environment,
so far as is reasonably practicable.
In order to achieve this:
- The Company is in the process of managing its
product range to ensure that products in the range do not cause
its receipt, storage, and use or disposal phases.
- The Company is in the process of developing
the energy efficiency of its vehicle fleets, so far as is reasonably
Future purchases and
of vehicles will take account of the environmental impact of
the models selected.
- The Company is in the process of improving
the energy efficiency of its premises. Existing buildings will
to improve their
energy efficiency. When considering future purchases or leases,
account will be taken of the energy efficiency of the building,
and of the
energy costs involved in running those buildings.
- Wherever possible the Company seeks
to minimise waste:
- Through reduction in unnecessary consumption
- Through purchasing recycled products and packaging for its
- By sending used products and packaging to be recycled
- Through reuse of packaging received.
- Employees at new and existing sites are encouraged
to travel to work using environment friendly methods such as car
or use of
transport where practical.
- The Safety & Environmental Manager is responsible for assisting
management to implement the Company’s Environmental Policy.
- The Company is in the process of complying
with all UK environmental legislation.
- The Company will continually improve in
order to lessen its impact on the environment.
As part of an ongoing commitment to minimise
our environmental impact we have engaged the services
of CarbonU Limited to calculate the carbon footprint of UK Packaging
Supplies Ltd. CarbonU are currently (2013) collecting
data and will shortly issue a detailed report on our emissions.
As an initial measure CarbonU will offset the emissions of our
fleet of 22 lorries and vans based on monthly fuel consumption.
UK Packaging Supplies Ltd is proud to have ‘achieved
CarbonU and benefit the projects selected full details
of which can be found on their website.
mans’ impact on the environment is a major
consideration for all of us, especially the younger
generation, at this time of austerity the ever
increasing cost of energy is equally important
to those of us in business. CarbonU are helping
us to identify areas of the business where
energy savings can be made, furthermore as a company
we are offsetting our environmental footprint
by supporting under threat rainforest communities
on the other side of the world. Saving money
and saving the rainforest- whats not to like?”
Chairman, UK Packaging
|Our Customers say....
Packaging Supplies Ltd is our chosen supplier for all of our
... we consider
they offer the
best value and quality for money, consistently meet delivery
targets and are very flexible and reliable. This, coupled with
customer service, defines them as the best packaging supplier
in the region.”