The WHA Group's efforts to drive sustainable operations are governed by the Board of Directors' approval of the Group's Environmental Quality, Energy Conservation, and Biodiversity Policy. The Policy outlines the WHA Group's commitment to preventing and mitigating environmental impacts while continuing to improve quality, ensure regulatory compliance, and align practices with international standards such as the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 14001 Environmental Management System and the ISO-9001 Quality Management System. As a result, a framework for ensuring a consistent environmental management approach across all WHA Group business hubs is provided.
The procurement of construction materials is an important step in WHA Group’s project development process. Therefore, the company has implemented sustainable procurement practices to ensure that no products are sourced from protected areas.
Integrated Environmental Management System (EMS)
WHA Group recognizes the critical importance of environmental management and resource conservation. As a result, WHA Group has sought to operate in a sustainable manner, focusing on a practical environmental management system.
Waste Management from Construction Processes
WHA Group (“the Company”) is committed to enhancing waste management processes across all four business hubs, in line with the Environmental Quality, Energy Conservation, and Biodiversity Policy. This commitment extends to processes associated with waste management as outlined in Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA). Moreover, WHA Group has established a working committee to oversee and manage waste and demolition waste, ensuring compliance with legal requirements. This committee will assess and categorize waste types generated from the operations of the Company as well as promote effective waste management policies.
Energy Conservation Project at WHA Tower
WHA Group is dedicated to maximizing energy efficiency to achieve the highest benefits by employing innovative technologies and methods to enhance energy utilization efficiency, minimize losses at every stage, encompassing production, construction, operational systems, and overall operations across all four business hubs.
Biodiversity and No Deforestation Commitment
WHA Group commits to taking unwavering responsibility for environmental preservation through biodiversity management actions. In addition, WHA Group also intends to achieve Sustainable Development Goals as well as supporting our alliances throughout the value chain to create a positive impact on the environment, balance the nature and commit to stop or reduce all deforestation and maintain biodiversity.
WHA Group commits to achieving Net Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2050
WHA Group is committed to conducting business while creating sustainable growth with all stakeholders by giving importance to environment, social and good governance practices. One of the key issues that the Company determines to achieve is to accelerate sustainable climate change action to solve greenhouse gas and global warming issues by reducing greenhouse gas emissions as well as building important infrastructures such as promoting the use of renewable energy and using relevant technologies and innovations throughout the Group's value chain. This ambitious actions will be in line with global trends in responding to climate change issues including Thailand's goal of achieving carbon neutrality by 2030 and net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.