As a responsible employer, we aim to minimise the impact of our operations on the environment.
Our primary operations as an aggregate haulage company and contractor mean we are major users of motor vehicles, plant and technologies – All of which can have a detrimental effect on the environment.
We focus on:
Consistent investment in modern fleet
Monitoring carbon emissions and CO2
Integrated route planning to optimise efficiency and avoid road congestion
It is therefore the policy of Fox Brothers (Lancashire) Limited to ensure that its representatives are aware of and uphold its environmental standards by adhering to the following codes of practice:
Comply with all relevant legislation, local government regulations and guidance.
Meet the environmental standards and specifications directed by our clients.
Undertake their work with the minimum of disruption and disturbance to their clients, their neighbours and the environment
Use, where possible, chemicals and materials with a reduced impact on the environment
Effectively control the use of such substances, preventing spillages into the atmosphere, land and water courses
Have effective emergency procedures in place for cleaning up spillages of potentially hazardous materials and chemicals
Remove general waste and hazardous waste in accordance with the legal Duty of Care and Hazardous Waste Regulations