Sustainability

Oakland Building Services Ltd is committed to minimising the environmental impact of our activities, to promoting environmental best practice and to achieving continual improvement in our environmental performance by:

  • Openly addressing the environmental risks of the work we carry out and incorporating environmental risk management in our scope of works.
  • Setting annual environmental objectives and targets, and monitoring performance.
  • Monitoring and reviewing environmental procedures and auditing compliance to ensure standards are being maintained whilst highlighting potential areas for improvement.
  • Regular reference and consultation with organisations providing guidance on environmental legislation, such as:
  • Requiring sub-contractors and suppliers to adopt environmental policies and management systems that are satisfactory to us.
  • Reducing the environmental impact of our works and the effects on their local communities by adopting reasonable controls for preventing air, ground, water or noise pollution and keeping sites clean and tidy.
  • Communicating openly with our clients, partners, local communities and other parties who have an interest in our environmental policies, plans and performance.
  • Making use of opportunities to minimise waste and to reuse or recycle materials.
  • Training our workforce and promoting environmental awareness and commitment.
  • Complying with applicable environmental legislation, regulations, codes of practice and other requirements relevant to our operations.