Etching


Environment and Sustainability

At Advanced Chemical Etching (ACE), we place sustainability at the centre of our business philosophy and operate a culture that encourages every member of staff to adopt safe working practices and embrace ‘green’ improvements to protect the environment.

Our commitment to BS EN ISO 14001 provides a recognised framework for the business and contributes to our on-going targets of reducing carbon emissions, waste minimisation, improving material recycling and saving energy. We are also keen to promote an eco-friendly way of working and actively invite our employees to put forward ideas that will improve our environmental performance.

We are committed to:

  • Maintaining an Environmental Management System as a method of environmental improvement
  • Reducing waste and consumption of natural resources
  • Preventing risk of pollution
  • Ensuring all employees and contractors receive the relevant training in environmental practices
  • Assessing the environmental effects of all new and existing products, processes and equipment
  • Developing a system that continually monitors and improves environmental objectives
  • Communicating the company’s environmental objectives and targets to all employees
  • Working with our supply chain to encourage low carbon performance


ACE also currently complies with a range of European directives that have been introduced to protect the environment. These include: