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Our material environmental issues

Imperial’s businesses impact the environment in a number of ways, both directly through our operations and indirectly through the products we sell. Our important environmental impacts and risks include:

Imperial’s businesses impact the environment in a number of ways, both directly through our operations and indirectly through the products we sell. Our important environmental impacts and risks include:
 
1. Carbon emissions – chiefly through our tourism, transport and logistics operations
2. Energy use – through fuel and in office, manufacturing and warehouse facilities
3. Water usage – motor vehicle wash-bays consume the most significant quantities of water
4. Effluent and waste – logistics businesses transport a range of materials on behalf of clients, some of which are hazardous. The group’s businesses generate a range of different waste streams.

 

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