Environmental policy

Lee Peck Media is committed to reducing its environmental impact and continually improving its environmental performance as an integral part of its business strategy and operating methods.

Responsibility

Alyson Marlow is responsible for ensuring that this environmental policy is implemented however all employees have a responsibility in their area to ensure that the aims and objectives of this policy are met.

Policy aims

We endeavour to:

  • Comply with all regulatory requirements
  • Continually improve and monitor environmental performance
  • Continually improve and reduce environmental impacts
  • Increase employee awareness.
  • Increase environmental awareness among our clients and look to secure editorial coverage promoting best practice.

Paper

We will:

  • Move towards a completely paperless office by fully embracing technology
  • When we have no alternative to print on paper we will print both sides to avoid using more paper than necessary
  • Recycle paper as a priority
  • Rather than buy newspapers, where possible we view publications on line

Energy and water

To minimise our impact on the environment:

  • Our lights have timed switches to minimise usage
  • We use low energy light sources
  • We conserve heat wherever possible e.g. on cold days we keep the windows closed
  • On hot days we minimise the use of air conditioning
  • We switch our computers and printers off overnight

Office supplies

We will:

  • Only use suppliers who share our values
  • We insist on viewing their environmental policies
  • We use an infra-red printer rather than ink cartridges

 

 

Transportation

  • We have in place a cycle to work scheme
  • We have in place a car share scheme
  • On company business, our employees use public transport wherever possible
  • With flexible timing, employees can work from home saving unnecessary journeys

 

Maintenance and cleaning

  • We recycle everything we can
  • We only use environmentally friendly cleaning products
  • We only use highly efficient vacuum clearers
  • We empty our bins regularly to ensure we maximise capacity

 

Monitoring and improvements

We will:

  • Comply with all relevant regulatory requirements
  • Continually improve and monitor environmental performance
  • Continually improve and reduce environmental impacts

Culture

We will:

  • Update this policy at least once annually in consultation with staff and other stakeholders where necessary