Compliance – Introduction

Compliance with environmental regulations is a basic step for any business that is serious about the environment – and particularly important when promoting their environmental performance.  To be in breach of any environmental regulation whilst promoting/claiming to be “Green” is not alone Green Washing but could severely damage a business’s reputation – let alone opening it up for prosecution.

Most current legislation focuses on Waste and Water management. In future years we expect to see more regulations relating to Energy as the pressure to reduce our carbon footprint increases.

Some Key regulations hospitality businesses should be concerned about include;

Packaging Waste – Major Producer Information