Santec embraces the belief that businesses are responsible for maintaining good environmental practice, operating in a sustainable manner and working in harmony with the environment.
We are therefore committed to reducing our impact on the environmental and continually improving our environmental performance as an integral and fundamental part of our business strategy and operating methods. In addition, we hope our high technology optical products will have a positive impact on reducing society’s environmental impact.
1. Legislative Compliance
To wholly support and comply with or exceed the requirements of current environmental legislation and codes of practice.
2.Effective Utilization of Natural Resources
To minimize energy and water usage in our buildings, vehicles and processes in order to conserve supplies and minimize our consumption of natural resources. To further minimize our waste and reuse or recycle as much of it as possible.
3.Environmentally Aware Design
To recognize the environmental impact of any new products or processes we intend to introduce and from the initial design and development stage take steps to minimize their impact on the environment.
4.Continual Improvement of Environmental Management
To continuously monitor and improve our environmental management program, reviewing and revising its aims and targets on a regular basis.
5.Understanding and Awareness
Through training and education ensure that all employees understand and comply with our environmental policy. The policy is stated publicly.
1 August 2003
President & CEO