ISO14001 was first introduced in 1996 as a British Standard and requires organisations to have an environmental policy and action plan to manage their impact on their environment.
Arcadia’s management system has been assessed and certified as meeting the ISO14001 environmental standard, our certificate number is 191554. We are audited annually by the British Assessment Bureau.
Copies of our Environmental Management System and certification are available on application.
Our Environmental Commitment
At Arcadia we are committed to reducing the environmental effect we create as a business. We focus on the two areas that have the most impact – our own activities and the products we sell.
We constantly seek to reduce our environmental effect in the following areas: energy usage, waste and pollution, use of environmentally friendly materials & services, recycling of waste materials (particularly packaging), management of building and grounds in an environmentally responsible manner.
Eco Friendly Products
Many of our customers are supporting their marketing activity with eco friendly promotional products and Arcadia is keen to provide a comprehensive range of these items, which can be found on our Eco Friendly Products site.
Our range of eco friendly promotional products are made from recycled materials and materials coming from sustainable sources, and are: Fair Trade, bio-degradable, natural organic cotton, bamboo, solar powered, water powered and wind-up (no batteries).