Policy Statement on Sustainability

It is the objective of MEG Consulting Limited (M+EG) to contribute wherever possible to adopt a responsible attitude to protecting the environment by developing innovative and sustainable design solutions.  M+EG is committed to:
  • Collaborating fully with all members of the project team and other Stakeholders to develop and adopt best-practices for sustainable development.
  • Specifying materials which are durable, economic and do not require excessive energy to produce.
  • The use of recycled materials as a first option wherever possible.
  • Minimize the use of non-renewable resources and re-use on-site materials.
  • Any waste generated through the drilling operations should be managed safely, recycled and/or reused.
  • Eco-design solutions by the removal or reduction of any potential environmental impacts associated with a product or a service at the design stage
  • Designing a product so that it can be disassembled at the end of its useful life and its components re-used or recycled.
  • Local sourcing of labour and materials
  • Consider the effects of movement of spoil on site and corresponding waste production and disposal.
  • Encourage and positively promote in-house recycling schemes and to promote effective and meaningful environmental best practice
  • Adopting measures to minimize pollution, including that relating to air, water, land, light and noise and adverse impact on the environment and local community
  • Training staff, suppliers and contractors to enhance awareness of government environmental legislation and regulations.
  • Adopting energy efficient practices, plant and materials.
  • Balancing economic viability with environmental and social responsibility to provide lifetime design solutions.

We regularly follow developments on the APEGBC website in relation to sustainability.

http://www.apeg.bc.ca/about/sustainability/index.html