White & White are committed to the protection of the environment and to the promotion of wood as a renewable and environmentally friendly material.
The company will endeavour to utilise sustainable timber materials from well managed forests, and wherever possible this is to be endorsed by verifiable evidence or certification.
The company recognises as a manufacturer it has an impact on the environment in terms of the waste it generates, its use of raw materials and emissions to air and water. The company is committed to protecting the local environment and accepts it has a responsibility to minimise any potentially harmful effects arising from the activities to itself, the workforce and its neighbours.
Where necessary it will ensure that all waste, particularly hazardous wastes, are tested, transported and disposed of in an environmentally acceptable manner.
At all times making sure this is in accordance with Statutory Duty of Care requirements. The company is equally committed to the reduction of its environmental impact in running the business, and will incorporate environmental factors into its business decisions.
The company looks to exploit environmental opportunities by active resource management (materials, fuel and energy) and waste minimisation.
The company will communicate the Environmental Policy to all company personnel, to ensure emphasis is placed on the environmental issues.