Policies

Health & Safety Policies

It is the Policy of Preston Board & Packaging Ltd to provide and maintain safe and healthy working conditions, equipment and safe working practices for all its employees. We provide all necessary information, training and supervision. Preston Board & Packaging Ltd also accepts its responsibility for the Health and Safety of other people who may be affected by its work activities.

Environmental Policy

Preston Board & Packaging Ltd recognises the social and economic importance of protecting the environment.

In order to maintain and sustain the Company’s Environmental Policy, it is necessary that every reasonably practicable means be used to:

  • Comply with applicable legal requirements and with other requirements to which Preston Board & Packaging Ltd subscribes which relate to its environmental aspects.
  • Achieve good environmental standards in all activities including the reduction, re-use, recycling and disposal of waste.
  • Measure the business operations to ensure the prevention of pollution and the continual improvement of environmental performance targets.
  • Make economic use of energy, water and other materials to minimise waste in all aspects of the business function.
  • Assess regularly the environmental impact resulting from business operations and to remain fully informed of recognised best practices.
  • Communicate this policy to all interested parties including company customers, suppliers, employees and encourage their active involvement in environmental issues.

Paper Procurement Policy

Preston Board & Packaging recognises the social and economic importance of protecting the Environment and is fully committed to complying with the requirements of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 and the EU Timber Regulations.

In order to maintain and sustain the company’s environmental commitment, all suppliers of paper products shall:-

  • Comply with the requirements of environmental legislation and approved codes of practice, co-operating fully with relevant statutory bodies and trade associations.
  • Ensure that they are aware of environmental impacts of their products and can prove traceability of their raw materials.
  • Avoid supplying paper either directly or indirectly from any of the following:
  • Illegal logging or the trade in illegal wood or forest products;
  • Violation of traditional and human rights in forestry operations;
  • Destruction of high conservation values in forestry operations;
  • Significant conversion of forests to plantations or non-forest use;
  • Introduction of genetically modified organisms in forestry operations;
  • Violation of any of the ILO Core Conventions, as defined in the ILO Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, 1998.
  • Seek to encourage their suppliers, agents and contractors to adopt good environmental policies and practices.

Contact

01772 254187
sales@prestonboard.co.uk

Arkwright Mill,
Greenbank Street,
Preston,
Lancashire,
PR1 7JS

About

Preston Board & Packaging supply a variety of solid board products to different industries, from bed manufacturing to cable reels, from point of sale advertising to mounting boards, from cake boards to meat boxes. We offer a diverse range of Paperboard, Chipboard and Display Board products in various sizes and thicknesses to suit all applications.