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Environment and Safety - Compliance, Stewardship, Pollution Prevention, and Northfield Recreation


Environmental Commitment
Our Environmental Policy
A Message from the President
Environmental Management System
Stewardship
Promoting Transparency in Our Operations
Energy Efficiency
Waste Minimization
Safety Commitment
Safety First and Always





Our Environmental Policy

river and forest Northeast Utilities' employees are expected to understand and comply with our environmental policies.

  • In conducting our operations, we will maintain compliance with both the letter and spirit of environmental protection laws and our own procedures.
  • We will demonstrate environmental leadership by pursuing economically, socially and environmentally sustainable initiatives that protect the environment and that are consistent with our corporate vision.
  • We will establish specific objectives and measurable targets that promote continuous environmental improvement, and publicly report our environmental performance.
  • We will practice environmental stewardship by eliminating or reducing environmental impacts resulting from our operational activities.

Minimizing Waste

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NU seeks to prevent or minimize wastes generated from company activities, in balance with our regulatory requirements and our goals for environmental stewardship. If waste cannot be eliminated from a process, it is disposed of in a way that minimizes present and future impacts to the environment and human health.


Vendors and Procurement Partners

partners handshakeNU promotes and shares the tenets of its values regarding the environment with its suppliers and contractors. We work collaboratively with Procurement and these companies to promote the use of recycled and recyclable materials and "green" suppliers.



 


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