WHAT IS INCLUDED
First Choice Fencing Pty Ltd is committed in reducing our Carbon Footprint, during our recruitment process, extra merit is given to candidates that have shown environmental awareness and procedures to minimise environmental impacts during work. It is part of First Choice Fencing Pty Ltd motif that our employees share the same vision of being environmentally aware.
Our suppliers are also scrutinized to ensure the products we purchase from them corresponds with our Vision of environmental sustainability; our Colourbond and metal suppliers purchase raw material from recycled scrap metal suppliers, and other suppliers which they have deemed environmentally compliant with their environmental plan.
Our timber suppliers also share the same vision as First Choice Fencing Pty Ltd’s environmental policy, which was the primary aspect in choosing our suppliers. Our timber suppliers are undertaking the PEFC program; which is Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification schemes, which includes principles such as; No more wood is harvested than is regrown, Trees are replanted or naturally regenerated after harvesting, Workers’ rights and welfare are protected, Indigenous peoples’ and owners’ rights, i.e., those who earn their livelihoods from and/or live in the forest, are respected, Forests are maintained as habitats for wild animals and plants.
From the principles in place, First Choice Fencing has selected certain companies to become our suppliers.