Goodman Logistics Development is part of Goodman, an integrated commercial and industrial property group that owns, develops and manages real estate including warehouses, large scale logistics facilities, business parks and offices globally. In the UK, Goodman Logistics has built up a land bank in excess of 800 acres of development land strategically located throughout the country. This is Goodman’s seventh year of business carbon footprint reporting. Goodman first calculated the carbon footprint of its Watford office and fleet for the year ending October 2012 and set a target to reduce emissions by 5% annually. This year’s footprint includes emissions from energy use in the building (natural gas and purchased electricity), from non-fleet business travel, from waste disposal, water and from paper used in the offices. The relative carbon footprint in year ending October 2018 was 5.49 tCO2e per employee, a decrease of 21.2% compared to 2017. Goodman’s total carbon footprint was 131.7 tCO2e, a decrease of 17.7% from 2017.
CERTIFIED YEAR 8
This is to certify that Goodman Logistics Development has achieved a reduction in its carbon footprint and is committed to continous improvement in sustainability.
Valid to 31 January 2021
Sir Tim Smit KBE
21.5% absolute carbon reduction
50.9% carbon reduction per employee
We are committed to reducing our carbon emmissions yearly so that together, we can all halt climate change
38 FTE employees
We engage our employees and wider stakeholders to unlock their talent and knowledge to drive year on year progress in sustainability.
We recognise that transparent communication is essential for transformational change and we quantifiably report on
7 SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS