ACO Technologies Plc
Throughout the world, ACO branded drainage and surface water management systems, are recognised for their innovative design, high quality manufacture, environmental excellence and industry leading performance.
ACO Technologies plc designs, develops, manufactures and supplies Building Drainage, Waste Management and Surface Water Management products. We consider our core area of activity as protecting and enhancing the living and natural environment by providing products and design support that help facilitate the creation of integrated drainage solutions.
Sustainability & Supply Chain:
As a company we are committed to complying with relevant Environmental legislation and to minimizing the risk of pollution. We comply with all applicable statutory obligations and exceed these where possible to maintain market-leading credentials that better serve our customers, business and employees. Read our Environmental Statement here.
The Directors, Management and Staff are dedicated to upholding the highest levels of environmental responsibility across every aspect of the organisation, and constantly strive, in partnership with our suppliers and customers, to continually improve our energy efficiency and minimise our environmental and ecological impact.
- Operational CO2e emissions verified by independent third party.
- Reduction in CO2e of 31% between 2015 and 2019.
- Green energy tariff electricity supply.
- Separated waste streams – 81% recycling of all waste.
- Products designed to use recycled material and be recyclable at ‘end of life’.
- Products designed to reduce CO2 emissions in transport and installation.
- Suite of wildlife protection products.
- Offsetting operational carbon
Why a Partner?
ACO recognise the collective need for the construction industry to reduce its impact on the environment. In 2021, ACO were an inaugural member and the first approved construction products manufacturer to be part of the CO2nstuctZero Initiative acting as a Business Champion. We’ve committed to the Science Based Targets Initiative and offset carbon emissions associated with operations amongst a raft of other measures.
As a company we wish to collaborate with our employees, customers and the supply chain. Seeing the resources and networking opportunities provided by the Supply Chain Sustainability School as a vital components to achieving our collective ambition.
“The Supply Chain Sustainability School is a beacon of hope, representing the construction industries collective ambition to reduce our impact on the environment and move towards a sustainable future. ACO technologies plc will utilise the resources available at the school to engage employees, customers and our supply chain. Collaborating to create a robust supply chain and contribute towards a vision of the future that will mitigate the climate and ecological emergency we face ”Adam Cane, ACO Technologies Plc, Sustainability Lead