Sustainability Development Goals


Sustainability Development Goals

Globally, NEC is moving forward with initiatives aimed at realising the NEC Group Environmental Management Action Plan 2020/2030. Formulated in July 2016, the plan sets long-term targets for environment-oriented business management and has climate change countermeasures at its core.

NEC Australia remains committed to reducing emissions across all parts of our operations. Since 2016 consistent action has enabled significant reductions to our greenhouse emissions and increased diversion of e-waste from landfill.

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SDG 1 - No PovertySDG 2 - Zero HungerSDG 3 - Good Health and Well-BeingSDG 4 - Quaility EducationSDG 5 - Gender EqualitySDG 6 - Clean Water and SanitationSDG 7 - Affordable and Clean EnergySDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic GrowthSDG 9 - Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureSDG 10 - Reduced InequalitiesSDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesSDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and ProductionSDG 13 - Climate ActionSDG 14 - Life Below WaterSDG 15 - Life on LandSDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong InstitutionsSDG 17 - Partnerships for the GoalsSustainable Development Goals

Environmental Management System

NEC Australia is committed to enhancing our environmental efficiency and we have proudly held ISO 14001 since its inception in 1996. We have established an Environmental Management Policy and implemented an Environmental Management System (EMS) based on the requirements, principles and guidelines of ISO 14001:2015 to help achieve our environmental and sustainability targets.”

SDG 6 - Clean Water and SanitationSDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and ProductionSDG 13 - Climate Action

Environmental Management System ISO 14001 Accreditation

Green Procurement

In line with our “green procurement” policy, we evaluate and select equipment and devices based on performance including  energy efficiency, while ensuring that performance is not compromised.

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SDG 6 - Clean Water and SanitationSDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and ProductionSDG 13 - Climate Action

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

We have implemented a specialised Reduce, Re-use and Recycle program across all our site offices and instituted an e-waste collection and disposal process in collaboration with an approved recycling organisation.

SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Reduce Reuse Recycle

Paper elimination

Across the organisation, we have ramped up efforts to go paperless as part of our commitment to supporting the environment, working towards a more sustainable, low-carbon future for all.

SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and ProductionSDG 13 - Climate Action