The Construction Testing Solutions Environmental Management Policy applies to all work related activities undertaken at regional offices and laboratories and on transient work sites.

Construction Testing Solutions recognises the importance of environmental protection and is committed to operating its business responsibly and in compliance with all statutory, legal and customer obligations relating to our premises and operational activities.

It is Construction Testing Solutions policy to cooperate with and maintain appropriate working relationships with all regulatory bodies.

By signing this Environmental Management Policy, the Chief Executive Officer gives approval to the Environmental Management System described in the Environmental Management System Manual and supporting assessments and procedures.


Environmental Objectives and Principles

It is Construction Testing Solutions objective to carry out all reasonably practicable measures, to meet, exceed or develop all necessary or desirable requirements, to protect the environment and to continually improve the Environmental Management System to enhance environmental performance through the implementation of the following:



The Chief Executive Officer has the overall responsibility for the Environmental Management Policy and Environmental Management System and encouraging commitment by personnel at all levels of the Company.

The Management Representatives nominated in the Environmental Management System Manual are responsible for the formulation, development, co-ordination, implementation and monitoring of the policy throughout the organisation.

Senior management are expected to demonstrate leadership and commitment with respect to the Environmental Management System by:

All employees, contractors and visitors are responsible for the success of the policy implementation by being aware of their responsibilities described in the Environmental Management System and other relevant Environmental regulations.


Communication and Review

The Environmental Management Policy is communicated to all employees, contractors and visitors. A copy is displayed on employee notice boards at each regional office and laboratory, published on the internal company shared drive and made available in the company’s HR management systems. All employees are required to be aware of the content and communicate any queries to their line manager.

Copies shall be made available to interested parties on request and a copy is published on the company website.

This Environmental Management Policy is evaluated as part of the overall annual review of the Environmental Management System to ensure its stated objectives are met.

Authorised By;

Phil Coles
Chief Executive Officer
29th January 2021

Construction Testing
01302 352 652