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Environmental policy and principles

Finnlines’ environmental policy defines the goals and principles underlying the Company’s environmental protection activities.

Ambitious goals

Finnlines’ objectives in environmental matters are:

  • To rank among the leading companies in the industry regarding focus on the environment
  • To provide safe, top-quality services while taking into account their environmental impact in every aspect of operations
  • To use natural resources responsibly.

Top priorities

To reach these ambitious goals Finnlines:

  • Places high priority on the environmental aspects of its operations in keeping with the requirements of sustainable development
  • Observes existing environmental legislation unconditionally and follows upcoming regulations and prepares action plans as necessary
  • Continuously focuses on environmental and safety matters
  • Integrates environmental programmes and operations into its management systems
  • Seeks to continuously improve its environmental programmes while considering the needs of technical development, its customers and other interested parties, as well as the demands imposed by society
  • Trains its employees and encourages them to be environmentally responsible
  • Revises contingency plans on the basis of identified environmental risks
  • Promotes environmental responsibility in sea transport and port operations in general and follows developments in this field
    Insists that its suppliers and subcontractors comply with the same environmental requirements
  • Communicates its environmental obligations and performance within the Company and outside it
  • Regularly measures the results of its environmental efforts.