Goodman cuts total carbon footprint by a remarkable 17% in seventh year of carbon footprint reporting.

May 22, 2019 | News

By <a href="" target="_self">George Catchpole</a>

By George Catchpole

Marketing Manager

“Reducing our carbon footprint across all aspects of our business is extremely important. Sustainability forms a key part of how we design, develop and manage our properties but also informs our daily operations, from the energy we use to the way we travel. We’re proud of our certification to The Planet Mark and continue to look at ways we can reduce our impact on the planet and create positive environmental change.” Charles Crossland, Managing Director of Goodman UK.

Steve Malkin, CEO & Founder of The Planet Mark commented; “A 31% reduction in total carbon emissions is a great achievement in any year but coming after healthy reductions in its 2017 reporting period, Goodman’s latest achievement is truly outstanding and demonstrates that businesses with the right level of commitment, will continue to make progress, year-on-year.”

The Planet Mark certification helps augment an existing sustainability agenda, that is rigorously adhered to by Goodman. As a member of the UK Green Building Council, Goodman is committed to creating sustainable developments which balance environmental impacts with social and economic benefits. All new Goodman buildings are designed to be sustainable, energy efficient and strive to reduce carbon emissions, leading to energy, cost and maintenance savings over the lifetime of the building.

Goodman is an integrated property group that owns, develops and manages high quality industrial and logistics space.  Its focus is on delivering innovative property solutions that add value for its customers, combining extensive design and development experience to meet the requirements of a dynamic and constantly evolving market.

About Goodman

Goodman Group is an integrated property group with operations throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe, the United Kingdom, North America and Brazil. Goodman Group, comprised of the stapled entities Goodman Limited, Goodman Logistics (HK) Limited and Goodman Industrial Trust, is the largest industrial property group listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and one of the largest listed specialist investment managers of industrial property and business space globally.

Goodman’s global property expertise, integrated own+develop+manage customer service offering and significant investment management platform ensures it creates innovative property solutions that meet the individual requirements of its customers, while seeking to deliver sustainable long-term returns for its Partners.