Environmental Health & Safety Stewardship Program
Tessy Plastics Corp. is committed to managing its business with a keen eye on using manufacturing methods and business practices that are environmentally sound and responsible which will allow our people and planet to endure. We acknowledge our responsibility to be aware and be accountable.
To fulfill this promise to our customers, we are dedicated to applying sustainable technologies and innovation to help them meet their sustainability goals.
Environmental Health & Safety Stewardship Goals:
Maintain our ISO 14001:2004 Certification
Continue to support the efforts of the CDP – while continually improving our sustainable business practices
Participate in events to help improve our energy usage, reduce our use of natural resources
Workforce Injury & Illness
Maintain our Workers’ Compensation Insurance Experience Modification Rating below 1
Continue our effective injury management and return to work programs.
Improve Employee Health & Wellness
Provide ongoing employee education on EAP (Employee Assistance Program) wellness services and Tessy Plastics’ benefit offerings and support employee access to affordable health care.
Continue integration into our management systems OHSAS 18001.
Reduce General Plant refuse and production materials in the waste stream 20% per employee.
Continue to monitor cleanroom attire, purge and Hazardous waste recycling.
Continue to use technology to find ways to use less plastic per product and eliminate waste such as runners from the molding process by;
Using Sigmasoft to improve design to reduce runner size
Use hot runner systems to eliminate runners on new tooling.
Collaborate with local universities to explore more ways to improve how we design tools and reduce water and electricity usage.
Program focuses on three key areas:
1. Our People
- Provide a Safe Work Environment
- Workforce Injury & Illness Prevention & Injury Management
- Employee Personal Health & Wellness
2. Our Products
- Strive to reduce the environmental impact of our parts across our supply chain.
- Work to reduce Production Waste
3. Our Planet
- Responsible Environmental Management
- Participate in Climate Change Programs
- Work to Reduce Production Waste