The PLANET System®, developed in conjunction with The Sustainable Business Book, is designed to help businesses self-reflect on their current Sustainability/ESG status and move from panicked promises to tangible change and action. As a company, we are currently working through the six stages: Panic, Learn, Agree, Navigate, Enact and Tell.
Our self-audit covering E (environmental), S (social) and G (governance) showed that we have started as we mean to go on, with many of the basics already in place in terms of measuring our direct impact and creating appropriate policies to run a responsible business.
However, it also highlighted that we have a lot of work to do, particularly in the area of Environmental Scope 3 understanding and action.
So, we are now focused on achieving the following by (no later than) the end of 2024:
Our longer-term strategy includes: