We believe that building for the future means building strong foundations for a Sustainable country, that is why we are investing in a number of initiatives across our branch network to move towards a better and more sustainable business.
We are reinventing the way we are doing business, and striving for a sustainable future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities which we serve. Our aim is to manage our environmental footprint, responsibly source our products and continue to improve our we do business across Ireland.
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Chadwicks is moving towards more sustainable transport through introducing the trail of electric vehicles, by replacing its fleet of forklifts with low emission vehicles and by fitting company vehicles with trackers to make drivers become aware of their driving behaviour.
Across all Chadwicks branches, all lighting has been changed to LED delivering a 30% reduction in costs and all locations are powered by 100% renewable energy.
We have undergone multiple changes to be more sustainable with our technology such as replacing all printers with energy efficient Xerox machines, introducing an Ink Cartridge Recycling program and PrintReleaf program “Print One- Plant One”, as well as introducing ePOD and eInvoicing to remove paper when purchasing.
From bug hotels, wild gardens, tree planting and supporting local community initiatives, Chadwicks prides itself in giving back to its communities.
We are proud to be a member of The Irish Green Building Council. The one common goal is to accelerate the transformation of the built environment, related industry and supply chain to one that is sustainable through leadership, research, education, and providing policy input to national and local government.