Our environmental commitment
ICBC is committed to reducing our operational greenhouse gas emissions to 33% below 2007 levels by 2020, and we’re already almost halfway there.
We've been carbon neutral since January 1, 2010, and we’re taking further steps to reduce our environmental impact. We remain dedicated to managing our environmental risks, minimizing our impact on climate change and reducing waste—keeping our corporate priorities in line with B.C.’s provincial reduction targets.
Our policy on environmental sustainability
We’re committed to making our business environmentally sustainable:
Through our business practices by:
conserving energy and materials, minimizing our greenhouse gas emissions and achieving carbon neutrality,
considering environmental protection and conservation in our business decisions,
meeting or exceeding applicable environmental laws and industry practices, and expecting the same of our contractors and
measuring and improving our environmental performance.
By managing risks through:
And, involving our employees by:
The steps we've taken to date have resulted in significant financial as well as environmental benefits.
For more information, please see our
Carbon Neutral Action Report.
Taking action on climate change