As a responsible worldwide shipping company, adverse effects of operational activities on the environment will be minimised as far as practicable.
The objectives of this policy are:
Our Vehicles – Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions are those that contribute to climate change. 95% of GHG emissions are carbon dioxide (CO2). GEM is committed in reducing their GHG emissions and has recently set up a study to understand their transport GHG emissions and how they can begin to control their impact on the environment Measuring and Reporting Environmental Impacts
Green Invoicing -By adopting e-invoicing, we are not only reducing the amount of paper used within our organisation, we are also helping to optimise our supply chain. using e-invoicing is a key way to lower CO2 emissions in our business
Toner & Cartridge Recycling Compliance – We recycle all toner and ink cartridges, rather than these items unnecessarily being discarded they are recycled back into manufacturing Cartridge Recycling Scheme
Paper Recycling -we encourage paper recycling throughout the company at the same time we are protecting confidential information and reducing our carbon foot print. Working with shred-it all our paper is collected monthly and recycled shred-it console system
General Waste -Cardboard packaging that cannot be reused within our business is recycled along with our general waste, this is collected, sorted and recycled for minimal landfill Biffa
GEM is a worldwide shipping company which takes its obligations to the environment seriously. For further information, please contact us on: 01753 681500 or firstname.lastname@example.org