AST Ltd has achieved the internationally recognised ISO 14001 standard.
ISO 14001 was first introduced in 1996 as a British Standard and requires organisations to have an environmental policy and action plan to manage their impact on the environment. Accredited organisations are committed to continuous improvement and are assessed annually to ensure progress is being maintained.
The ISO14001 standard ensures that AST Ltd has:
Better management of environmental risks, now and in the future
Increased access to new customers and business partners
Demonstration of legal and regulatory compliance
Potential for reduced public liability insurance costs
Overall cost savings: in terms of consumption, waste and recycling
David Davies, Director for AST Ltd commented “the ISO 14001 accreditation has made us aware of implications we have as a business on the environment and how simple changes can make a big impact. As a company AST are committed to reducing our impact on the enviroment.”