Silentnight Beds is proud to announce that following an independent audit the company is now a full member of the Furniture Industry Sustainability Programme.
The Furniture Industry Sustainability Programme (FISP) is based around sustainable development and was set up by the government with 4 main objectives :-
• Social progress that recognises the needs of everyone
• Effective protection of the environment
• Prudent use of natural resources
• Maintenance of high and stable levels of economic growth and development
To become a member of FISP, Silentnight Beds has shown commitment to social, economic and environmental sustainability across the business.
There are two core commitments - an environmental policy and legal compliance mechanisms for safety, health and environment legislation.
As well as the core commitments, Silentnight Beds successfully complied with commitments to Environmental Management Systems, Waste Management, Energy Management, Packaging Management and Sustainable Timber Procurement. Of the social and economic commitments the company met the criteria on Nuisance Management, Education and Employment.