UPAC Environment/Sustainability Policy

At UPAC, we are committed to minimizing our environmental impact and promoting sustainable practices in all aspects of our business operations. As a business that specializes in selling plastic bags for packaging, we recognize the responsibility we have towards the environment and the importance of sustainable packaging solutions. Therefore, >we have developed the following Environment/Sustainability Policy to guide our actions and ensure our commitment to environmental stewardship:

Product Responsibility:

  • We will prioritize the promotion and sale of eco-friendly and sustainable packaging
    solutions, including biodegradable and compostable alternatives to traditional plastic bags.
  • We will strive to work with suppliers who share our commitment to sustainability and continually seek out innovative materials and technologies that minimize environmental harm.
  • We will actively engage with our customers to raise awareness about the importance of responsible packaging choices and encourage them to opt for sustainable alternatives.

Waste Reduction and Recycling:

  • We will minimize waste generation within our operations by implementing efficient inventory management practices and avoiding overproduction.
  • We will actively promote the principles of reduce, reuse, and recycle to our employees, suppliers, and customers, emphasizing the importance of proper waste management.
  • We will work towards reducing plastic waste by encouraging the use of reusable bags and supporting local recycling initiatives through awareness campaigns and partnerships.

Energy and Resource Conservation:

  • We will strive to reduce our energy consumption by implementing energy-efficient technologies, optimizing our operational processes, and promoting energy-saving practices among our employees.
  • We will explore opportunities to source renewable energy and invest in renewable energy projects to minimize our carbon footprint.
  • We will promote responsible use of resources, such as water and raw materials, by
    adopting efficient production methods and recycling or reusing materials wherever possible.

Compliance and Regulations:

  • We will comply with all applicable environmental laws, regulations, and industry
    standards.
  • We will actively monitor and assess our environmental performance to ensure
    ongoing compliance and identify areas for improvement.
  • We will maintain open communication with relevant authorities, stakeholders, and the public regarding our environmental practices and progress.

Continuous Improvement:

  • We will establish measurable environmental goals and targets, regularly review our performance, and implement necessary actions to continuously improve our environmental practices.
  • We will invest in research and development to explore and adopt new technologies and materials that align with sustainable packaging solutions.
  • We will foster a culture of environmental awareness and responsibility by providing training and resources to our employees, promoting their active participation in sustainability initiatives.

 

By adhering to this Environment/Sustainability Policy, UPAC aims to be a leader in promoting environmentally responsible practices within the packaging industry. We understand that sustainability is an ongoing journey, and we are committed to continually evolving our practices to achieve a greener future for our business and the planet. This policy shall be communicated to all employees, and stakeholders, and made available to the public through our website and other communication channels.

Date: 27th June 2023 Authorized by: Gavin Wilson UPAC