The Sustainable Advantage

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Medifab manufacturing and operations centre has achieved ISO 14001:2004 certification. You can have confidence in Medifab's management of environmental aspects and impacts associated with manufacture and supply of equipment for people with postural and physical challenges. 

ISO 14001 is an international standard developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to enable an organisation of any type or size to develop and implement a policy to manage the primary environmental issues through awareness and assessment of applicable legal requirements, objectives for improvement, assignment of responsibilities, competent personnel, communications, procedures, controls and monitoring, emergency response capability, self correction and assessment, and internal reviews. These processes are based on the Plan-Do-Check-Act cycle. 

Medifab is also certified to ISO 9001:2008, and you can view details of our certification here

 

As a caring, corporate citizen, Medifab supports the responsible stewardship of the earth, its inhabitants and resources.

Our products are designed to last, and their manufacture, use and disposal embodies the environmental principles of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.

Reduce

Medifab reduces the amount of raw materials used and manufactures according to Lean principles which eliminate waste in the manufacturing processes.

Reuse

Medifab believes in reusability and reissuability. Our products are designed for long life, with most Spex Seating parts being able to be reused for other clients during the product's life cycle. Medifab's purchasing team only select products and components of the highest quality, so that our customers gain many years of use out of their Medifab products.

Recycle

Medifab maximises the use of recycled content. Metals are recycled.

Medifab is dedicated to protecting our environment, ensuring a clean future for our descendants.

Medifab's environmental policy is available for download here.