As a responsible contractor, we maintain our obligations and duties to be aware of the effects our work can have on our environment.

We operate strict policies on all issues of waste and emissions which commits us to:

  • Complying with all relevant environmental legislation, regulations and approved codes of practice;
  • Protecting the environment by striving to prevent and minimise our contribution to pollution of land, air and water;
  • Seeking to keep wastage to a minimum and maximise the efficient use of materials and resources;
  • Managing and disposing of all waste in a responsible manner;
  • Providing training for our staff so that we all work in accordance with this policy and within an environmentally aware culture;
  • Regularly communicating our environmental performance to our employees and other significant stakeholders;
  • Developing our management processes to ensure that environmental factors are considered during planning and implementation;
  • Monitoring and continuously improving our environmental performance.

Castletech Group is currently engaged and committed to achieving ISO 14001 (Environmental Standard).

SWMP (Site Waste Management Plans) are written for all large projects and include:

  • Identification of all types of waste expected to be produced
  • Estimated quantity of each type of waste
  • Action plan for the waste management of each type of waste.

The plan is continually updated throughout the project and details are issued on a regular basis including:

  • Waste transfer station details
  • Waste ticket details
  • Load percentage waste type estimates
  • Waste transfer station quarterly recycling statistics.