Tom Smith c/o IG Design Group UK Ltd is a major manufacturing company in the International Greetings Group. The management and all who work for Tom Smith are committed to the care of the environment and the prevention of pollution.
The organisation ensures that all its activities are carried out in conformance with the relevant environmental legislation and other requirements to which the organisation subscribes in relation to its environmental aspects.
Tom Smith seeks to minimise waste, promote recycling and where possible to work with suppliers who themselves have sound environmental policies.
Wherever possible Tom Smith will use in its product range paper manufactured using wood from environmentally managed sustainable forests.
An essential feature of the environmental management system is a commitment to improving environmental performance. This is achieved by setting annual environmental improvement objectives and targets which are regularly monitored and reviewed. The objectives and targets are publicised throughout the organisation and all staff are committed to their achievements.
In order to ensure the achievement of the above commitments, the organisation has implemented an environmental management system which satisfies the requirements of BS ENISO 14001:2004.
The policy and the obligations and responsibilities required by the environmental management system have been communicated to all employees and persons working on behalf of the organisation.