Business in the Community Environment Index Platinum Award
With a fantastic score of 97 per cent, we have been placed in the ‘Platinum’ category of this year’s Business in the Community (BiTC) Environment Index. This is the highest category in the index and requires a score in excess of 95 per cent against a demanding criteria.
The Environment Index assesses the extent to which responsible practices have been embedded within our corporate strategy and operations. This report provides a benchmark for us to evaluate our management, performance and environmental impacts.
The only other company in our industry that has achieved Platinum status is Carillion plc. This result builds on our score of 94 per cent last year which put us in the ’Gold’ band. This score demonstrates our commitment to, and passion for, protecting the environment across our business. We hope to build on this success throughout the year.