Sustainable Procurement

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Sustainable Procurement

Sustainable Procurement is ‘a process whereby organisations meet their needs for goods, services, works and utilities in a way that achieves value for money on a whole life basis in terms of generating benefits not only to the organisation, but also to society and the economy, whilst minimising damage to the environment’.

With our market leading insights, Helping Hand help our customers make informed buying choices across our range of sustainable products, environmental campaigns in support of their own sustainable procurement processes. As a business we remain fully committed in the preservation of natural resources and preventing environmental pollution.

Procurement

  • an effective sustainable manufacturing process embedded across our Herefordshire sites
    · outcome-focused deliverables that cover environmental, social and economic issues including, reducing CO₂ emissions, promoting equal pay and design and manufacture of sustainable litter picking equipment and joint environmental campaigns with our customers to help protect and preserve our planet.
  • alignment of our sustainable products and service with Government legalisation including the Procurement Reform Act 2014 and Well Being of Future Generations Act 2015 including:

Compliances

  • ISO 90001
  • Ethical auditing system
  • Packing & Waste Regulations 2007
  • CHAS Approved
  • CIWM Affiliated Business
  • CE Certificated Products
  • Queen’s Award for International Trade – Brexit & EORI registration

In Spring 2022, The Helping Hand Company will be accredited in IS14001 environmental management standards and IS13485.

Sustainable Development Goals

We take a proactive role through collaboration and innovation to help transform our world by stimulating positive actions that benefit people and the planet. Below are just some of the works we are undertaking as a business.