Environment

Unipod has a big environmental conscience and has invested significantly to ensure that the environmental impact of its entire business is minimised at every level. 

Unipod's Environmental Footprint

  • In-house polystyrene recycling plant.
  • Cardboard/paper recycling.
  • Dust created from the manufacturing process is captured and recycled.
  • Bulk bags, pallets, tie down netting/pegs and strapping recycling.
  • Polystyrene collected from building sites state-wide and recyled at Unipod.
  • Storm water collection for garden maintenance.
  • Energy (Electricity, Gas and Steam) Consumption Minimisation Program.
  • Drain protection devices installed to prevent PS contamination of stormwater.
  • Green office principles adopted.

Community

Unipod contribues to the community through a sries of programs within its organisation, local business and councils to increase awareness for the environment and recycling including:

Collection and recycling of polystyrene waste from community groups and councils. 
Free collection and recycling of waste from large retail chains and local businesses. 

Unipod is a proud member of Planet Ark Business Recycling.

Click here to read Unipod's Environmental Policy.