The Company is a distributor of electronic components and has no production processes of its own.
Suppliers shall be encouraged to avoid the use of environmentally harmful materials in their processing or products.
Packaging material received with products shall be re-used wherever practicable.
Preferred packaging shall be of cardboard or bio-degradable starch chips
Polystyrene, especially in chip form shall be avoided as far as possible
Where necessary filling material shall be of bio-degradable starch chips or of “bubble wrap”.
Office and warehouse waste is sorted by the contractor (Grundon) and all recyclable elements are sent for appropriate processing.
This policy shall be reviewed at least annually within the Management Review with a view to improving the nature of the waste produced and minimising the volume where possible.