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Animal Health & Welfare Policy

Meadow Foods has a long-standing belief that a quality product comes from milk
produced by well-managed, happy and healthy cows. The policy applies to all cattle under the care of our UK based dedicated supply group of farmers

Health and Safety Policy Statement

Meadow Foods Group (Chester, Holme on Spalding Moor, Peterborough & Nimbus Foods) are specialists in food ingredients and inclusions for the industrial and foodservice sectors. Our commitment to excellence ensures that the health, safety and well-being of all our employees and other interested parties is a responsibility ranked equally with other management functions.
It is recognised that our employees are amongst our greatest assets and in order to prevent injuries and occupational ill health to our staff or others who may be affected by our workplace activities, Meadow Foods Group will provide the necessary resources for:

  • Compliance with all relevant legislative requirements and other standards to which the company subscribes.
  • Provision and maintenance of safe and healthy working conditions through the provision of safe plant and work equipment./li>
  • Identification of occupational health and safety risks and opportunities minimising the risks injury and ill health. Reduction of accidents and occupational illness with increased focus on employee wellbeing in relation to mental health.
  • Focus on education and development of employees ensuring provision of adequate training, instruction and supervision in order to complete their duties safely.

The continual improvement of management standards and performance of health and safety management systems through the setting and reviewing of objectives and targets. Reporting on health and safety performance internally and to other interested parties where required.
All employees have an important role to play in the management of health and safety. Worker engagement is actively encouraged through regular consultation, communication and participation of employees and their representatives to create a positive health and safety culture.
To deliver the principles outlined in the policy Meadow Foods Group will have in place effective leadership to maintain accredited health and safety standards with alignment of management systems across our manufacturing site to meet industry best practice


Environmental Policy

Meadow Foods Group (Chester, Holme on Spalding Moor, Peterborough & Nimbus Foods) are specialists in food ingredients and inclusions for the industrial and foodservice sectors. The company is committed to the protection of local and global environments through effective management of our activities, products and services.
The purpose of this policy is to establish. implement, maintain and minimise environmental impacts.

Meadow Foods Limited will:

  • Comply with applicable Legal Requirements and other Requirements to which the Company subscribes to, relating to its environmental impacts.
  • Ensure that the Senior Management team are committed to the protection of the environment with management systems firmly embedded by Meadow Foods to employees at all levels.
  • Encourage our suppliers, customers and contractors to adopt environmental good practice with consideration given to lifecycle impacts of their aspects, impacts and activities.
  • Consider environmental issues which may arise from all business strategies and initiatives.
  • Identify objectives and targets to commit to the prevention of pollution, other specific commitments, waste reduction and consumption of sustainable resources.
  • Educate, train and motivate employees to carry out tasks in an environmentally responsible manner. Encourage employees at all levels to participate in environmental initiatives and maintain compliance obligations.
  • Manage new developments and projects using integrated environmental management systems and effective planning.
  • Consider wider global impacts of our activities, including those of our suppliers, customers and stakeholders.