Protecting the environment is a top priority in all aspects of operations at Bell Aliant. We are committed to working to create a sustainable future by integrating long-term economic, environmental and social considerations into the way we operate our business.
Our employees work together effectively to:
Identify activities and situations which may have potential to harm the environment; and
Implement environmentally positive practices and preventive measures.
Our Environment Program ensures we comply with regulatory requirements and achieves results that minimize risk to the environment through a continuous improvement process.
Our Supporting Objectives
To regard the protection and improvement of the environment as a basic criterion of the service we provide.
To plan and conduct our operations with full regard for their potential impact on the environment.
To work with all levels of government in our operating territory, to ensure environmental protection from our operations.
To develop and market services and products that assist our customers with innovative solutions to environmental problems.
To encourage employees to become involved in environmental programs both internally and in the community.
To eliminate or reduce waste materials and pollutants.
To purchase products that are environmentally friendly, reducing the use of dangerous substances and stimulating sustainable development.
To report regularly to employees and other stakeholders on our environmental status and performance.