Develop, document, implement, improve and maintain an environmental management system, using a framework for the setting and reviewing of objectives and targets, which complies with, or exceeds, the requirements of AS/NZS ISO14001: 2004.
Ensuring all operations achieve compliance with environmental statutory and other requirements
Development and implementation of an environmental continuous improvement plan
Process of integration of an environmental management system into carpet manufacturing activities
Conduct of regular environmental audits to monitor progress and ensure legal compliance
Wherever possible, provision and use of products and services that have minimal adverse environmental impact
Efficient use of energy and natural resources and provision for energy and resource recovery
Minimising waste generation and maximising recycling opportunities
Ensuring the safe and appropriate disposal of all waste generated to minimise any environmental impact
Regularly reporting to key stakeholders on key performance indicators to improve environmental awareness
Increasing employee awareness, understanding and involvement in environmental issues through communication and training
Developing an open relationship with regulatory authorities and the local community with regards to environmental reporting
Our aim is to minimise or eliminate all adverse impacts that the activities and products of the Feltex Carpets may have on the environment, while remaining a competitive leader in the field of carpet manufacture. This includes a commitment to minimise pollution and seeking ecologically sustainable waste management systems.