ALD maintains a continuing and positive interest in environmental matters which is mirrored by our parent company, Société Générale.
ALD is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace and when carrying out our work activities we consider the effects on the wider environment and aim to minimize any harmful impact, so far as is reasonably practicable.
The Board and Management Committee of ALD are committed to the management of the company's environmental aspects and seek to:
Ensure compliance with the company Health and Safety policy, to ensure legal compliance as a minimum standard
Exceed the requirements of all environmental legislation under which ALD are obligated, wherever reasonably practicable
Take all essential measures to prevent pollution, in handling fuels and other hazardous materials associated with all work activities and facilities
Maintain the continual improvement of ALD's environmental performance through the regular review of its management system
In order to control and maintain environmental performance, ALD's company culture aims to:
Review its raw material resources to ensure that, wherever possible, recycled materials are selected, the use of non-renewable supplies are minimised and focus is directed towards sourcing sustainable materials and processes
Conserve energy wherever possible, seeking to reduce our use of fossil fuels. Maintain waste-saving protocols to ensure the recovery of recyclable material
Encourage customers, suppliers and contractors to develop sustainable management practices