ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PLAN
Since founding the business in 1938, the Fournier family has faced numerous challenges. With expertise in mining, L. Fournier & Fils (LFF) has carried out numerous large-scale projects for open-pit mining operations with different management methods, and its workforce is among the most experienced in carrying out this type of work. The environmental management plan (EMP) developed by LFF covers all aspects of its activities.
As a company that specializes and innovates in the field of civil and mining engineering, LFF understands that its operations can affect communities and the environment, and it places great importance on the health and safety of its employees and of others, and in protecting the environment.
Committed to environmental excellence in its concrete and aggregate production operations and its civil and mining engineering services, LFF is dedicated to taking all the necessary measures to minimize any harmful effects of its activities on the environment.
Therefore, LFF is committed to achieving the following objectives:
- Comply with environmental laws and regulations
- Reduce pollution, energy consumption, emissions and waste
- Raise awareness and constantly improve in environmental matters
The environmental management plan includes the various obligations of the employer and the workers working on LFF sites :
- Subcontractor responsibilities
- Environmental standards and technical references
- 22 provincial acts and regulations
- 12 federal acts and regulations
- Risk management
LFF developed a EMP to comply with legal obligations, but also to maintain high environmental standards in compliance with its four core values : quality, safety, environment and respect.
LLF is dedicated to the efficient delivery of high-quality products and services that meet clients’ specific and changing needs through an experience based on mutual respect and success.