Our Commitment to the Environment
We strongly believe in accounting for all environmental impacts our Company has on the environment. Lead from the top, Liam and Mark take environmental considerations into account for every decision where an impact is likely. We work to minimise our environmental impact; from the vehicles we use, the equipment we operate to our supplier’s and our operational processes.
Since 1998, we have saved approximately 1.2 million trees by recycling our post-processed material. Currently, our shredded paper is sent for recycling and is turned into tissue products such as toilet paper and kitchen roll.
When you use our services you are choosing an environmentally friendly solution for your destruction needs.
Our Fleet & Transport
We operate a modern fleet of vehicles conforming to the Euro 6 emissions standards. Our vehicle selection process accounts for emissions, fuel efficiency, reliability and maintenance.
Our own full time mechanic who maintains our fleet to the highest of standards; the more efficiently the vehicle operates the less fuel it uses and therefore less emissions.
The fuel our fleet runs on is the highest quality diesel fuel from reputable sources and we monitor our usage on a monthly basis to review our consumption. By knowing your environmental impact, you can manage it.
We optimise our service schedules to ensure the most efficient routing not only to provide reliable services to clients but also manage our fuel consumption and emissions.
We operate highly efficient Shredders and Baling equipment in our Destruction Centre that minimise electricity consumption. Our equipment is set to recognise periods of inactivity and shut off. Additionally, our equipment can be set to different performance rates depending on the activity being carried out so the machinery does not need to be at full capacity if it doesnt need to be.
All the lights in our facility are LED low energy consumption lights. We are in the process of constructing a new development that will incorporate numerous environmental considerations throughout the project.
We aim to not only have the most secure and advanced Destruction Centre, but also the most environmentally efficient one.
Our Recycling Commitment
We aim to recycle where possible all materials we handle. We directly place our recyclables into mills and over 95% of materials we handle are recycled.
From materials that cannot be recycled, the materials is sent for Waste to Energy processes.
Our Environmental Standards
We operate an ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) that is independently assessed and accredited annually. This EMS shows our commitment to the environment.
For a copy of our EMS Certificate CLICK HERE