Sustainability

Converting for a greener and sustainable future

PolarSeal is dedicated to doing our part in creating a more sustainable future. We will continue to develop and improve our processes and techniques for a greener tomorrow.

What ARE PolarSeal Doing TO BECOME MORE SUSTAINABLE?

As a contract manufacturer of medical devices and tape conversion, we have a responsibility to work with our clients to ensure the products and solutions we provide are as sustainable as possible. By this, we will work towards building and promoting sustainable industrialisation as well as ensuring that we contribute towards responsible consumption and production methodologies. This is alongside our charitable contributions that help support a variety of national and international causes from poverty to cancer research and more.

PolarSeal Sustainability

PolarSeal has been evaluated and audited by Ecovadis, enabling us with actions to improve our sustainability initiatives and increase the positive impact we have on our environment. The results placed PolarSeal above industry average.

A message from our ceo

“PolarSeal are a fast moving and growing enterprise driven by purpose.  We enjoy working with our clients and supply partners to ensure the products and solutions we provide are as sustainable as possible.  PolarSeal continue to invest in sustainable manufacturing for the future generations.”

John Rich                                                            

Managing Director, PolarSeal

 

PolarSeal Chief Executive Officer

Did you know...

Since PolarSeal switched to renewable energy for our medical manufacturing sites, we now save…

95 TONS OF CO2 EVERY YEAR!

Our initiatives

PARTNERSHIPS

PARTNERSHIPS

We partner with other businesses to reuse and repurpose our medical release liners to have a bigger and more positive impact on the environment.

RENEWABLE ENERGY

100% RENEWABLE ENERGY

We use 100% renewable energy from trusted sources across our manufacturing sites.

RECYCLING

RECYCLING

We recycle nearly all of our waste. We have also installed recycling options throughout our sites to reduce waste.

wHAT DOES THE FUTURE OF SUSTAINABILITY LOOK LIKE FOR pOLARsEAL?

As the business continues to grow, we celebrate what we achieved in 2021 and what our future objectives look like for the company. See below what we are looking to achieve by the end of 2022.

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What we want to achieve:

Implementing a paperless environment with streamlined and digitised processes, as well as planting trees around our manufacturing sites
Vastly increase the use of recyclable plastic packaging
Reducing landfill impact by recycling

OUR PROGRESS

We have started work to achieve our target of planting trees around our manufacturing sites. We will continue to do this to do our bit towards combatting climate change.

PolarSeal Corporate Social Responsibility

WORLD HEALTH DAY 2022

World Health Day 2022 theme is “Our Planet, Our Health.”, raising awareness of the urgent action needed to keep humans and our planet healthy and encourage societies to focus on well-being. We have taken important steps to achieve our sustainability targets in 2022 to contribute towards a healthy planet, as well as putting processes in place for our employees wellbeing.

PolarSeal World Health Day

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES