We incorporate sustainability in all that we do. Our training provides the education and skills for our employees to become conscious in best practices regarding environmental, social and economical influences in all levels of our company and community.
We are an environmentally friendly business, with a commitment to protecting all environmental aspects impacted by our works being undertaken.
It is company policy to protect the environment and reduce greenhouse emissions through training and a pro-active approach to maintaining a very high standard of plant and equipment. Our Environmental Management System complies with ISO14001:2015. We hold a Certificate of Environmental Accreditation (Green Stamp) and carry out our work in accordance with all relevant State and Commonwealth environmental legislations.
Southern Cross Cleaning implements our personal standards at all levels within the company. We continue to review and improve our systems and processes, with a focus on limiting our impact on the environment through accountability and ethical practices. We promise to act as leaders in the industry by implementing sustainable methods and technologies with the intention of minimizing our footprint on the environment.
We have redefined our processes and the ways cleaning tasks are performed, effectively removing contaminants without compromising the environment.
This is something we focus on strongly. Ensuring a wholesome culture within our company benefits our employees and clients. It is something that can be demonstrated in all aspects of work and life. An important part of Southern Cross Cleaning’s culture is to show respect for all employees and clients and to make sure we always have open and honest channels of communication with the people we work with.
Some of our environmental initiatives include:
- Approved Green Chemicals
- Energy efficient equipment and vehicles
- Microfibre cloths and mops
- Paperless technology (iAuditor, TEMPLA, Employee Portal & Time and Compliance)
- Energy saving, water wise and waste minimisation at client’s sites
We are dedicated to giving back to the community, it is vital for Southern Cross Cleaning to contribute to and support our local community.
Social responsibility is embedded in our culture and workplace, embraced by all staff from the Chief Executive Officer down. We differentiate ourselves by being a company that embodies a proven Local First approach, committed to continuously supporting and improving the lives of everyone who comes in contact with our business. We have a ‘Buy Local’ policy and only purchase equipment and services from Western Australian and locally based businesses.
Some of our most recent economic commitments include charity, discounted services for various non-for-profit organisations and clients, providing stable employment and training to local community members. We are a commercial cleaning company who has made an economic commitment to do the right thing by taking measures which ensures the wellbeing and safety of our community, benefitting local communities and encouraging economic growth.