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Environmental Policy

Environmental Policy

Responsibility


Magdalena Vonk, Principal, is responsible for ensuring that this environmental policy is
implemented, however, all employees have a responsibility in their area to ensure that the aims and objectives of this policy are met.


Massage Therapist Courses by Wellness In Motion supports the Guild’s Green Salon Scheme. Our pledge is to reduce our environmental impact and continually improve our environmental
performance.

We will:


Salon Supplies
Check the environmental impact of any new products we purchase
Favour more environmentally friendly and efficient products wherever possible
Reuse and recycle everything that we possibly can
Investigate whether renting or sharing is an option before purchasing equipment

We will:

Transportation
Reduce the need for travel, restricting it to necessary trips only
Promote the use of travel alternatives such as e-mail video/phone conferencing
Make additional efforts to accommodate clients and staff if they are able to use public
transport or bicycles
Company vehicles will be maintained regularly to ensure ongoing efficiency
When company vehicles are changed we will look at electric or hybrid options

We will seek to:
Energy and Water
Reduce the amount of energy used as much as possible
Switch off lights and electrical equipment when not in use
Adjust heating with energy consumption in mind
Take energy consumption and efficiency of new products into account when purchasing
them


We endeavour to:

Policy Aims
Comply with all relevant regulatory requirements
Continually improve and monitor our environmental performance
Continually improve and reduce our environmental impacts
Incorporate environmental factors into our business decisions
Only work with suppliers who reflect our environmental ethos
Increase employee awareness and training
Increase client awareness

We will:


Culture
Involve our staff in the implementation of environmental issues for greater commitment
and improved performance
Reward clients for going green
Provide staff with the relevant environmental training
Work with suppliers, contractors and sub-contractors to improve their environmental
performance
Use local labour and materials where available to reduce CO2 and help the community

We will:


Maintenance & Cleaning
Use cleaning materials that are as environmentally friendly as possible
Only use licensed and appropriate organisations to dispose of waste
We will:
Plastic
Minimise the use of plastic in our salon business
Reduce packaging as much as possible
Seek to buy recycled and recyclable products
Reuse and recycle all plastic where possible
Seek to eliminate the use of single use plastic in our business

We will:

Paper
Minimise the use of paper in our salon business
Reduce packaging as much as possible
Seek to buy recycled and recyclable paper products
Reuse and recycle all paper where possible
Check the environmental impact of any new products we purchase
Favour more environmentally friendly and efficient products wherever possible
Reuse and recycle everything that we possibly can
Investigate whether renting or sharing is an option before purchasing equipment

Signed: Magdalena Vonk
Job Title: Principal
Date: 03 March 2021