As a COMAH site Treatt will fully comply with the duties placed upon it within the requirements of Statutory Legislation, whilst at all times complying with, as a matter of best practice, the requirements and duties set out within Approved Guidance as issued by the Environment Agency and other organisations. As part of the commitment to maintaining the highest levels of environmental management, it is the intention that we will work towards an environmental management system which is compliant with ISO14001 and which takes sustainability into consideration within its’ operations.
Treatt is a professional and environmentally conscious organisation, which acknowledges the impact that our operations may potentially have on the environment. Our objective is to minimise any impact on the environment by:
Preventing pollution, reducing waste and ensuring that wherever practical, measures are implemented to protect and preserve natural habitats, flora and fauna;
Taking all practical steps to ensure that potential hazards and risks to the environment are identified and that suitable and effective prevention and control measures are implemented.
Considering the effects that our operations may have on the local community;
Taking action to eliminate or reduce, as far as practicable, any potentially adverse environmental impacts;
Promoting environmental awareness amongst our suppliers, contractors and partners by implementation of operational procedures;
Seeking to work in partnership with the community by behaving in a considerate and socially responsible manner;
Ensuring effective and expedient incident control, investigation and reporting and correction of non- conformities
Providing all employees with the necessary resources, equipment, information, instruction and training to fulfil the requirements of this policy.
Ensuring management and supervisory staff give adequate consideration to environmental issues in the planning and day-to-day supervision of all work, including those undertaken by contractors.
Ensuring work undertaken by all employees and contractors is, so far as is reasonably practicable, carried out without risk to themselves, others or the environment.
Allocating suitable and sufficient resource to enable Treatt to achieve its environmental aims and objectives and to promote continuous improvement.
Monitoring and review of this policy and associated procedures to ensure that they remain current and applicable to our activities.