Sustainability

Sustainable development meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

Our Commitment in delivering a Sustainable future
 
  • Business – We will address social, political and environmental issues by demonstrating that it is more financially rewarding to be sustainable.
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  • Environment – We aim to have zero net impact as our minimum environmental standard, overall - we commit to making a positive contribution to environmental recovery and resilience.
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  • People – We strive to make Finlays an enjoyable and rewarding place to work in, an organisation that nurtures and develops its people for the benefit of the individual, the company and the community.
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  • Communities and Partners – We will take an active leadership role in dealing with sustainability issues and share our knowledge for the benefit of our suppliers, communities and society in general.
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  • Products – We will develop and provide sustainable products and services that contribute positively to the health and well-being of society.
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    Our commitments to sustainability are ambitious but realistic. They will be achieved through a mix of measures put in place for the mid to long term, as well as actions we can get on with immediately. These will be;

    To continuously educate our employees on the values and principles of sustainable development.
    To continuously undertake to be carbon restorative and minimize use of other greenhouse gases.
    To continuously practice excellence in our management of water resources.
    To continuously improve our resource (energy) management.
    To continuously reduce our waste generation.