Reduce carbon footprint

Lead: Managing Director


Implement activities from our independently verified carbon footprint reduction plan to reduce our operational carbon footprint in line with our commitments as a signatory to the Climate Leaders Coalition.

To achieve this we will:

a) 7.5% reduction in Waste Management's 2020 operational carbon footprint against a 2017 baseline (by end of 2020)
b) 22% reduction in Waste Management's 2025 operational carbon footprint against a 2017 baseline (by end of 2025)

 

Lead: Sustainability Manager 


Work with our team members to help them reduce their personal carbon footprints

To achieve this we will:

a) 2% of Waste Management team members have measured their carbon footprint and have plans to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions (by end of 2020)
b) 10% of Waste Management team members have measured their carbon footprint and have reduced their greenhouse emissions by 10% (by end of 2025)





 

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015 New Zealand signed up to the United Nation Sustainable Development Goals, an overall blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for us all.

We have identified which UN Sustainable Development Goals we can positively influence and create value for our business and stakeholders under Our Environment.

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