Lewis Group recognises its responsibility as a business which not only has rights but responsibilities towards society and the environment in which it operates. Sustainability for the Group, which has been in business for almost 90 years, means creating value for stakeholders by:
The Group recognises the need to introduce
and maintain environmentally sustainable
The Group’s environmental practices will evolve, guided by
environmental principles, economic drivers and the
commitment to be a responsible corporate citizen.
Practices are guided by the Group’s environmental policy
and the environmental management system .
The Group continues to measure and calculate its carbon footprint as per the Greenhouse Gas Protocol: A Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard (Revised Edition), which includes Scope 1 and 2 emissions and certain Scope 3 emissions, since 2018. We acknowledge that the underlying data of our carbon footprint has been based on material extrapolations or estimates, and as part of our five-year plan to improve climate-related reporting, we continue to engage with a service provider to ensure we have a more accurate baseline against which we can set targets, and track performance against such targets.
For full details of energy and carbon, refer to the following link: Sustainability report