Carbon neutral is just the beginning. We do everything with the planet in mind. We continue to innovate to make our operations more sustainable, leading by example at all times.
Our Birkin DNA is all about how we get to understand the real needs of our clients, ensure optimum support for our front-line teams and use the latest technology to create facility services solutions that positively contribute towards your Environmental, Social and Governance objectives.
We make the difference.
As a leader within our industry, we continue to innovate ways to make our operations more sustainable, to inspire others to follow.
"ESG is so much more than three initials, its the foundation for ensuring our business walks the walk. We are making huge leaps forwards and the evidence speaks for itself. Exciting times ahead and all for the right reasons."
Virginia Schuldt, ESG Director
Key Achievements to date:
-Reduced Fleet Co2 emissions by 71% to 64g (average across all commercial and operational vehicles)
-65% of fleet full EV
-Reduced paper consumption by 94% since 2018 through use of workflow software
-Single use plastic usage reduced by 46%
-Carbon Neutral Certification
-SmartCall App used for facetime technology solution to resolving equipment failures - 84% first fix issues resolved virtually to avoid the need for an engineer attending site
-Smart route mapping for all materials and consumable deliveries reduced by 36%
-OES Virucidal cleaner and sanitiser (EN14476) product implemented as core product - UK manufactured and supply chain, recycled plastic bottles, closed loop system for reusing and offering leading levels of protection for all environments
-Virtual and App based training available to all employees to reduce the need for travelling to alternative locations
When it comes to sustainability, Birkin achieve more when we work together both internally and externally. That’s why we partner with like-minded suppliers who are aligned in our quest to use technology and innovation to accelerate meaningful change.