D.L. HANNON INC. - ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY
D. L. HANNON INC. is committed to continuous improvements in environmental performance and the prevention of pollution. We recognise that our operations have an effect on the local and regional environment. Our policies are formed to recognize the environmental effects on the ground we work on and the waterways we work near.
D. L. HANNON INC. works closely with all provincial agencies to ensure our operations comply with environmental regulations, laws and codes of practice. All employees, through guidelines and training, are made aware of the specific requirements or restrictions of each individual project prior to starting. Our supervision ensures all activities are carried out in an environmentally responsible manner.
D. L. HANNON INC. is committed to working every day in an environmentally responsible manner, to integrate environmental values into our decision making processes by considering the environmental impacts of proposed actions and reasonable alternatives to those actions.
Energy use: The company will use environmentally safe and sustainable energy sources to meet our needs. We will invest in improved energy efficiency of products we use.
Resource consumption: The company will seek to address its impact on the environment
through the adoption of a sustainable procurement policy. We will conserve resources through efficient use and careful planning.
Recycling: The company maintains that a primary part of its environmental strategy is sustainable waste management and as such recognises its responsibilities to recycle materials wherever possible.
Disposal of waste: We will minimize waste, especially hazardous waste, and whenever possible recycle materials. We will dispose of all waste through safe and responsible methods.
The supply chain: We will work with our suppliers to ensure they recognise and
reduce the environmental impact of their products and transportation.
Transportation: Through coordinating route planning and delivery schedules this
company seeks to realize the dual benefits of reduced fuel consumption and lower exhaust emissions.