Sustainable Development

Environmental Policy

Our commitment to our environmental obligations is central to our activities; therefore, our EnvironmentalPolicy (attached) seeks to ensure we manage our obligations to the environment in a morally responsible manner, whilst continuing to develop our business to meet the needs of our customers.

ABP’s key environmental policy commitments are listed below:

  • Comply with all environmental legislation and other compliance obligations that relate to our business.
  • Protect the environment, including preventing pollution and contamination and minimising disturbance by ensuring that each business unit has the best tools in place to operate effectively
  • Respond to environmental incidents or emergencies in order to reduce our impact upon the environment.
  • Provide appropriate and relevant training and environmental information to all colleagues working for or on behalf of ABP.
  • Strengthen our business resilience and prepare for the consequences of climate change.
  • Target continual environmental improvement and set measurable environmental targets and objectives.
  • Pursue the efficient and responsible use of natural resources ensuring that energy, water efficiency, waste and carbon reductions are integrated into business decision making.
  • Manage and aim to reduce the environmental impacts of our operations, through a process of risk assessment, audit, review, training and guidance.
  • Communicate and engage on environmental matters with employees, stakeholders and port users.
  • Manage all of the above via a compliance management system, which is integrated with other business processes.

Please click here to download a copy of the Environmental Policy Statement