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Environmental Policy

As part of the Travis Perkins Group, BSS Industrial are fully committed to protecting the environment. BSS Industrial are continually looking for new ways to improve the environmental performance of all our trading activities.

Please visit our Group website for full details on our environmental policy.

Reducing our impact

We are fully committed to protecting the environment and are continually looking for new ways to improve the environmental performance of all our trading activities.

For more information on our full Environmental policy please visit our corporate website.

Working together

We continue to engage with our customers, suppliers and regulators and recognise that a partnership is required to achieve genuine progress.

Sustainable products

We're already embracing the changing needs of the market by providing sustainable urban drainage and rainwater harvesting systems. We also offer a comprehensive range of products for effective surface water and land drainage applications, as well as Geotextiles and DPCs from leading manufacturers.

Information about Welsh Carrier Bag Charge

In October 2011, the Welsh Government introduced a 5p charge on all single trip carrier bags provided to customers. Monies raised from the bag charge are donated to BSS Industrial's chosen charity: The Prostate Cancer Charity. The latest Welsh carrier bag charge record can be found below.

Single Use Carrier Bags Charge (Wales) Regulations 2010

Record for the period 7th April 2012 to 6th April 2013

Number of chargeable bags supplied: 18

Total amount received from the sale of chargeable bags: £0.90

Total amount received from the 5p charge: £0.90

Net proceeds of the charge: £0.75

[Administration and compliance costs were not charged, as they exceed the bag revenue]

The difference of £0.15 between the total amount received from the sale of bags and the net proceeds of the 5p charge is made up of the following:

Amounts above 5p that customers paid for bags: £0

Costs incurred informing the public about the charge: £0

Compliance costs: £0 VAT: £0.15