Climate change is a big issue affecting everyone in the world right now. The youth of the present and future are depending on us to drastically change our attitude towards the way we live our lives.
We take this issue very seriously at Guscott Heating Services and endeavour to reduce our carbon footprint wherever possible. In fact, we believe it is our duty as a small, local business!
Find out what we are working on below and how we help our customers contribute to a better future for our planet.
To further our endeavours to be as environmentally friendly as possible, we aim to champion a number of green initiatives that include:
The recycling of all possible materials (incl. cardboard, scrap metals, rubble).
Everyday wear of our AWDis Ecologie uniform (see overleaf – we love ‘em!).
Ecologi tree planting campaign (We have planted over 1000 trees with the help of our generous customers!).
Offset >60 tonnes of Co2 – the equivalent of 46 long-haul flights!
Proud ‘Boiler Plus’ legislation adherence.
Conducting regular customer central heating health assessments.
Championing the installation of renewable energy heating systems.
Reducing customer energy costs and their carbon footprint through smart consultation.
Paperless record keeping and certificates.
Regular sharing of tips, tricks and industry best practice to our customers seeking advice on being greener.
Continual offsetting of our company vehicle carbon emissions.
Ecologie uniform – Recycled cotton benefits:
Completely dry process – the colour sorting means there is no need for further dying reducing further chemical and water waste entering the environment.
- Reduces the amount of waste going to landfill
- Avoids the CO2 emissions associated with growing and processing new cotton
- Reduces the amount of land needed to grow the cotton
In comparison to Virgin Cotton, Regenerated Cotton saves per tonne:
- 8 litres of water
- 25kg chemicals
- 25Kw/h of energy
- 2 Litres of waste water in the growing process
- 05m2 of cotton growing land.
- Plastic free packaging
- Peta approved Vegan product