QEP00 Quality Manual
Demco Environmental Policy v2 16.02.18 (1)
Demco Europe is a market leading library and educational resources company based in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. The Environmental Management System covers the resource section which is based in Hoddesdon and the interiors section based in Rushden.
Demco believes it has an important duty to ensure good environmental performance in all its business operations and to provide the necessary organisation, commitment and training to fulfil this obligation. The top management firmly believes in, and is committed to, monitoring and improving environmental performance, prevention of pollution and protection of the environment.
Demco Europe is Committed too:
Incorporating environmental responsibility into all business processes by planning environmental protection, reviewing and developing policy, by setting targets and reviewing and auditing performance.
Utilising the best available techniques to comply with the requirements of existing and new compliance obligations, and encouraging those working for, or on behalf of, Demco to meet the same standards.
Implementing a systematic waste management programme to ensure responsible management of our own wastes encouraging reuse and recycling to minimise disposal to landfill. We shall dispose of our wastes in strict compliance with legislation.
Where practicable we shall set objectives and targets that will be monitored and reviewed to drive continual improvement of the Environmental Management System and enhance environmental performance.
To the development and maintenance of an open dialogue culture which will include the communication of this environmental policy to our employees, suppliers, customers, sub-contractors and other interested parties.
DEMCO will promote its environmental objectives and will respond positively to enquiries and suggestions from both inside and outside the company.
All employees have responsibilities for policy implementation by participating and contributing to its success through their actions and suggestions.
This policy has been defined and endorsed by top management to ensure that it is appropriate to the purpose, context, nature, scale and environmental impact of the companies operations.