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Policy and Principles

Environmental Stewardship

A responsibility that we take seriously

It’s Your Nature Too.   As part of the largest recycling company in the world, we recognize our role in protecting the environment.  We value the environment of the communities in which we operate and recognize its importance to our employees, their families and our continued welfare.  Protecting the environment is critical to our operations and the company’s long term success.  To this end, we endorse these principles to demonstrate our commitment to the environment.

Our Principles

Standards

We will comply with the laws and regulations governing our operations.  Environmental compliance is a priority for management equal with all other business functions.

Responsibility

Environmental protection is the individual obligation of each employee and a primary responsibility of management.  We also require contractors, vendors, and suppliers to comply with applicable environmental laws.

Stewardship

We recognize the potential for environmental impact upon the communities in which we operate.  We will continually strive to minimize these impacts by evaluating our operations and researching new technologies and opportunities.

Communication

We will strive to effectively communicate these principles and our environmental standards to our employees, and other concerned parties.