Issue 3 Approved by: Y. Fazal Last revised: 03/03/2021
SSL’s Environmental Policy
Spedition Services Ltd acknowledges its responsibility to, and the commercial
advantages of, maintaining a sound environmental policy and approach which meets
the requirements of the EN ISO 14001:2015.
We recognise the importance of, no matter how small, the impact of our activities on
the environment and that there is a need to constantly consider ways in which we can
conserve energy and minimise waste in all activities that we undertake.
In addition to compliance with all relevant legislation and regulations, we endeavour
to take positive action in reducing impact on the environment by a measured
programme of focused activities.
Water Quality and Consumption
We are focussed on using water more efficiently. We believe it is imperative to do our
part to ensure water is available for local communities as well as our business that’s
why we are committed to reducing our water use.
Air Pollution / Global warming
It is our goal to reduce the CO2 per km related to our own company car vehicle fleet
as well as positively discriminate the Suppliers with an environmental certificate or
environmentally friendly policy and equipment (Truck Engine type) where possible
from a commercial point of view, and in line with our customers’ requirements.
It is our policy to work with our staff and suppliers to ensure that all waste is disposed
of in line with legal and environmental requirements.
Recycling and use of Recycling Materials
To utilise and promote the use of, recycled materials whenever possible, ensuring that
materials are disposed of in an environmentally safe manner at the end of their useful
To manage electricity supplies to ensure minimum consumption through energy
efficient initiatives. It is our policy to make efficient use of natural light within our
building and to conserve energy by adopting an ‘only’ turn on when using’ approach
To effectively manage our site within our limitations to conduct environmental
awareness and maintain safe environmental practices.
Environmental Management Awareness
To raise and maintain a high level of understanding of, and participation in,
environmental best practices by all staff and suppliers.