Limiting vehicle emissions can help you to reduce your environmental impact and benefit your business.
Emissions from vehicle exhausts are a significant source of air pollutants including:
fine dust particles
limit the amount of vehicle emissions that your business produces as they may:
lead to ill health, such as respiratory problems, among your staff and the public
contribute to roadside levels of pollution in urban centers
contribute to climate change
By using vehicles more efficiently you can make significant financial savings through reduced fuel consumption and less wear and tear
Improved business’ image
Reducing your environmental impact can help to demonstrate corporate social responsibility and improve the image of your business.
Awareness of environmental issues is growing, and customers, investors and other stakeholders increasingly prefer to deal with businesses that have good environmental credentials. Having environmental policies and procedures in place is likely to be viewed positively and can also help you win contracts when you tender for business.
Fuel-efficient driving may also enable you to continue with your normal operations if there are temporary disruptions in the fuel supply.