Taking care of our environment
Taking care of our environment is one of the four cornerstones in our company quadrant, by which we measure our success as a business. So it’s something we take very seriously here at SWE.
As former Sustainable Business Council Executive Director Penny Nelson explained, “A growing number of businesses are looking beyond sustainability as compliance or risk management and are seeing growing opportunities from embedding good business practice… They understand the close connection between their own long-term success and having healthy communities and ongoing access to natural resources. You can’t have one without the other.”
We couldn’t agree more. It is important to us as a company to be able to hold our heads high and demonstrate we work in an environmentally-sound manner – as verified by external accreditation and additionally validated by environmental awards.
As part of our ongoing commitment to our environment, here are just some of the initiatives we’ve been involved in recently: