Environmental Policy Statement

Environmental Policy Statement

Netherdown are a Hertfordshire-based property development company who have been established for 40 years. All company activities comply with relevant and up-to-date environmental legislation and attempt to go beyond legal requirements. Netherdown strives for continual improvement of the environmental measures they have in place.   In order to deliver this policy Netherdown will:  

  • Ensure all employees recognise the importance of environmental issues and understand that Netherdown work towards reducing pejorative effects on the environment.
  • Look to increase knowledge on environmental issues through courses, publications, and the monitoring of various environmentally concentrated organisations.
  • Research and identify any opportunities to reduce detriment to the environment and analyse the potential outcome of possible implications.
  • Require suppliers to provide goods and services which have less of a negative impact on the environment. Netherdown give preference to environmentally aware suppliers.
  • Raise awareness of environmental issues via Netherdown’s website, email and literature.
  • Continually look to use the most environmentally friendly materials and construction aids and incorporate ethical household appliances and goods wherever possible.
  • Employ organised Site Waste Management Plans for each individual development site.
  • Recycle where possible both in the office and on development sites.
  • Increase plantation at new developments whenever possible, with knowledge of Flora and Fauna.