Mell Square shopping centre in Solihull has an annual footfall of more than 10 million. Mell Square has over 100 retail units, offering in excess of 65,00m² of retail space and accounts for more than 40% of the retail provision in Solihull town centre.

First opened in the 1960’s, the centre has a broad mix of tenants, including department stores, high street names, independents, cafés and restaurants, with over 1420 linked car parking spaces. Shoppers travel to the centre via public transport, car or on foot.

We recognise that our operations have an impact on the environment and are committed to minimising our impacts, preventing pollution and complying with relevant legislation.

Mell Square Shopping Centre takes actions to continually improve its environmental performance and sets objectives and targets that are monitored and reviewed on an annual basis.

We actively seek to:

  • Carry out regular maintenance and improvement programmes to ensure we operate an environmentally responsible building.
  • Minimise our use of raw materials
  • Minimise production of waste and waste sent to landfill by reusing and recycling where possible.
  • Monitor consumption of energy and water, minimise our consumption by following good practice and setting targets for reduction.
  • Raise staff awareness of environmental issues and involve staff in the delivery of this policy.
  • Consider the environmental impact of goods and services when purchasing and during procurement of goods and services.
  • Work with others, e.g. local organisations and service providers, to maximise opportunities for improving environmental benefits.

All centre staff are made aware of their individual responsibilities to take care of the environment and cooperate with the centre to fulfil its duties under Environmental Legislation and this policy.

This policy is reviewed annually and is available to our stakeholders and the public.

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