This DVD has been produced to help management raise awareness of environmental issues, motivate the workforce and gain commitment to environmental improvement. A Working Environment comprises three videos:
One World is Not Enough – Running time: 14 mins.
This video outlines the key issues causing environmental degradation including: climate change; ocean acidification; resource depletion; pollution of air, water and groundwater; contaminated land; waste disposal; deforestation; loss of habitats and biodiversity and more.
Pressure Points – Running time: 17 mins.
This programme describes the legal, financial, market and social forces that are driving business towards environmental improvement. The video outlines the legal framework including landfill, hazardous waste regulations and Duty of Care; how environmental risks are changing the demands of banks and insurance companies and how green taxes, the Polluter Pays Principle and rising raw material costs are impacting on margins; why product labelling is becoming an important issue and the risks of ignoring the social dimension.
Maintaining Our Environment – Running time: 22 mins.
Includes: a brief introduction to an EMS and ISO 144001, the waste hierarchy, waste segregation, waste minimisation, energy efficiency, how simple changes to driving techniques can reduce fuel consumption, protecting watercourses, identifying drainage systems and emergency response.
Use these videos in their entirety to provide the backbone of your training session or select the appropriate chapter points to highlight and illustrate specific issues.
Suitable for all levels requiring a clear understanding of the key environmental issues, including operators, managers, office personnel and executives.