Our Responsibility

Our Responsibility

SPE endorses Sumitomo Corporation Group Statement for UK Modern Slavery Act 2015

We look actively for opportunities to improve the environment and to contribute to the wellbeing of the communities in which we trade. Our CSR policy sets out the principles we follow and the programs we have developed to focus on the areas where we have significant impact or influence.

Shared responsibility

Social and environmental responsibility involves everyone. In our own case, we share our commitment to social and environmental policies with our stakeholders. We aim to develop and implement social and environmental policies which fit in with our Partners everyday activities and responsibilities.

Honesty & accountability

We will communicate our environmental policies, objectives and performance openly and honestly to our stakeholders and to others with an interest in our activities. We will encourage them to communicate with us and will seek their views.

Sustainable progress

We are committed to improving our performance. We will take into account technical developments, changing scientific evidence, costs and customer concerns and expectations in the development and implementation of all new social and environmental policies and procedures. We will monitor our performance, set objectives for improvements and report our progress.

Our suppliers and business partners are expected to comply with UK Modern Slavery Act and The Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact