The CLH Group has approved a sustainability strategy aimed at making the company’s carbon footprint neutral in line with the Paris Agreement and sustainable development goals.
The strategy comprises various specific plans and projects that strengthens the company’s commitment to biodiversity protection, an efficient use of natural resources and the fight against climate change, in addition to helping accelerate the development of eco-fuels.
The strategy’s main themes comprise:
• Zero emissions. To reduce net emissions of greenhouse gases by 50% before 2025 and make CLH a carbon-neutral company by 2050. The company will work on reducing energy consumption by replacing its equipment with more efficient devices, incorporating new technological developments and purchasing renewable power or generating it from its facilities.
• CLH20. This section seeks to reduce water consumption, especially in the cleaning of storage tanks and in the testing of firefighting equipment.
• Natural services. This consists of achieving zero impact on ecosystems that may be affected by CLH’s operations, by developing measures for restoration or remediation if necessary.
In addition, the company has recently launched two new projects aimed at contributing to more sustainable development in terms of the use of hydrogen and the recycling of plastic waste to product liquid fuel.
The strategy is part of the company’s ongoing commitment to focus on the sustainable development of its activities. The company has a strict environmental management system that includes policies and programmes aimed at guaranteeing sustainability in all its operations.