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BSBSUS401: Assessment 1Implement & Monitor Environmentally Sustainable WorkPracticesContentsBSBSUS401: Assessment 1.....................................................................................................................1Task one: Investgate current practces in relaton to resource usage............................................2Task two: Set targets for improvement..........................................................................................4Task three: Implement performance improvement strategies.......................................................5Task four: Monitor performance....................................................................................................8Task fve: Green procurement........................................................................................................9Bibliography.................................................................................................................................10Downloaded by Peerawat Kaewko ([email protected])lOMoARcPSD|11255789
BSBSUS401: Assessment 1Task one: Investigate current practices in relation to resource usageProvide a brief overview of your workplace or home ofce (a short paragraph issufcient).I work from home, from the dining room table.Lightinga combinaton of natural and artfcialComputerLaptopPrintingOnly occasionallyHeatingExtra clothing and a gas heaterCoolingN/AHowever, for the audits in this assessment I am going to pretend I work in an ofce of 5 people.Provide a brief description of the Protection of the Environment Operations Act1997 (POEO Act) and how it applies to business. You can directly access theobjectives of the Act at:The Protecton of the Environment Operatons Act is an act designed“to protect, restore andenhance the quality of the environment in New South Wales, having regard to the need to maintainecologically sustainable development”It is legislaton to ensure thatThe public can be involved in environmental protectonThat the community has relevant and meaningful informaton about pollutonTo reduces risks to the populaton and environment by the following -Polluton preventon and cleaner productonReducton to harmless levels of substances dischargedEliminaton of harmful wastesEncouraging the use of recyclingMaking progressive environmental improvements, by reducing polluton at the sourceMonitoring and reportng of environmental quality on a regular basisTo ratonalise, simplify and strengthen the regulatory framework for environment protecton,To improve the efciency of administraton of the environment protecton legislaton,Assist in the achievement of the objectves of theWaste Avoidance and Resource RecoveryAct 2001.I work from home in HR & recruitng.In working from home, I must be aware of my energy usage.By using natural light, warm clothing, and a laptop, I can reduce the amount of energy consumed.I do the bulk of my proof reading on the laptop rather than printng.I have transitoned all formsfrom a print-out fll-in physical form to E forms that can be flled in on a phone.All employeeonboarding is now done electronically saving on paper and ink.All employees are encouraged to use public transport to commute and must do an online learningmodule on waste reducton.Waste reducton is a KPI.Page | 2Downloaded by Peerawat Kaewko ([email protected])lOMoARcPSD|11255789

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