BME business activities do not have a direct impact on the environment.
However, the company is aware of the potential environmental risks any
business generates, manages its business in a sustainable manner and
has undertaken to reduce any indirect effects its activities may have on
the environment.
BME’s main lines of action in this area are as follows
Compliance with prevailing national, regional and local
legislation, as well as with BME’s own commitments to
minimise the environmental impact of its activities.
Fostering measures to reduce the use of the resources
consumed directly and indirectly by BME.
Encouraging the recycling of waste in order to min-
imise the company’s environmental impact. BME fos-
ters compliance with the three“R”approach to environ-
mental protection: reduce, reuse, recycle.
Advancement of environmentally-responsible behav-
iour by BME employees through the implementation
of best environmental practices
.
Contribution to corporate social responsibility in Spain
through projects encouraging socially responsible
business practices
.
In 2012, BME received no fines or sanctions for failing to
comply with environmental legislation.
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