Corporate social responsibility starts with people doing the right things at work. Ensuring our waste is recycled is a good step in this direction.
Energy conservation at work saves resources, slows climate change and leaves the boss with more money for your bonus!
With environmental concerns taking centre stage, businesses and organisations are realising the benefits of a carbon neutral target.
Waste from industrial sites can cause major environmental damage if they enter the stormwater system.
Businesses, farms and other organisations control the environmental impacts of their operation, their products and their production processes. For many organisations, environmental responsibility is a new and emerging reality. As a result, there is much room for improvement in the environmental performance of many organisations. Together we can make great gains in reducing carbon emissions and water use and reducing waste generation, thus speeding our transition to a sustainable society.
Given the time we spend at work and the investment of our identity in our careers, the need to feel good about this part of our lives is pressing. So to find a company with wise and progressive environmental programs and a team working on turning them into the reality is a blessing that's bound to put a spring in our step on Monday morning as we commute to work.
Environmental & Customer Services Department
Phone: 02 6540 1136
Fax: 02 6545 2671
Upper Hunter Shire Council is a local government authority and provides an extensive array of services including health and building; town planning; aged care; sporting and recreational facilities; roads; libraries; garbage collection; airport facilities; saleyards; public venues; water; children, youth and families and tourist information.