Watch our video to see the many ways we are working to reduce our environmental impact.
Good business practice and operational efficiency go hand-in-hand with operational sustainability. All our UK sites are ISO14001 and ISO50001 accredited which covers the measurement of our environmental & energy performance. We have made significant investments in renewable energy initiatives at our sites. At our Whittlesey site, we use leading-edge reverse osmosis to cut water use, along with 120m wind turbines to generate energy, and anaerobic lagoons that use starchy ‘waste water’ from potato processing to generate electricity from biogas. Through the use of longer trailers that carry more product to our customers, we’ve also saved over 250,000 road miles and reduced CO2 emissions by approximately 350 tonnes.
Waste not, want not
More than 99% of our production waste is recycled into by-products, animal feed and renewable energy. And we're always looking for further improvements. Wherever possible, our recycling includes: