Environmental policy and reports
Calderdale Council Environmental Policy
The Council, together with its partners in the Local Strategic Partnership, is committed to a vision for the future of Calderdale where it is a place with a clean, healthy, unpolluted and attractive environment safeguarded for future generations.
Environmental Statement 2011-12 [PDF file 1643KB]|
Calderdale Council's environmental statement which outlines the organisation's environmental performance of the past financial year (April 2011 to March 2012).
Environmental Statement 2010-11 [PDF file 1725KB]|
Produced annually, this statement outlines the Council's environmental performance against its objectives and targets and provides transparency regarding environmental performance.
Environmental Report 2010-11 [PDF file 4176KB]|
The Council recognises the importance of communicating environmental issues. This report summarises the above statement into a condensed user friendly style.
Green House Gas Report 2013 [PDF file 87KB]|
Greenhouse Gas Report 2011-12 [PDF file 81KB]|
Greenhouse Gas Report 2008-11 [PDF file 81KB]|
The Council's Environmental Management System sets a target to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from the Council's estates and operations. This report gives the figures for 2 years.
Environmental Index results 2012 [PDF file 1156KB]|
In 2012 Business in the Community assessed 100 organisations across Yorkshire and Humber against environmental management and performance criteria. This report gives the results for Calderdale Council which scored 80% and is listed in the top quarter performing organisations.