HSSE is at the heart of our operations and safety is our #1 priority

At CGCL, HSSE forms the basis of everything we do and is aligned with our core values of Innovation, Continuous Improvement, Responsible Care, Teamwork and Operational Integrity. We believe that with the right behaviours, culture and procedures we can assure safe and reliable operations and safeguard consistent and exceptional safety performance for the company.

Our Health, Safety,  Environmental and Quality (HSEQ) Policy defines our commitment to sustainable leadership that creates value for our shareholders, employees, customers, community and all other stakeholders.

Environmental Management System

Caribbean Gas Chemical Limited (CGCL) is committed to carrying out its responsibilities in a manner that demonstrates a commitment to sound environmental management and sustainable business practices while maintaining high-quality performance.

CGCL is pursuing ISO 14001 certification for its environmental management system. ISO 14001 is an effective environmental management system to assure you that the environmental impacts are being measured and improved.


Environmental Monitoring

CGCL monitors the following to ensure it is within permissible levels:

  • Air quality
  • Water quality leaving the site
  • Marine water and sediment at the Port of Brighton
  • Noise

Waste Management

CGCL manages both its general and hazardous waste from generation to final disposal to prevent any unwanted impact on people and the environment. CGCL also recycles e-waste, paper, plastic bottles, spent toner, ink cartridges and dry cell batteries.

Environmental Initiatives

  • Coastal Cleanup activities
  • World Environmental Day activities

Quality Management System

ISO 9001 is an international standard for Quality Management Systems. It provides a framework for organizations to establish and maintain processes that ensure the quality of products and services. ISO 9001 sets out requirements for a quality management system that include proper documentation, process control, and continuous improvement, with management’s commitment at the helm.

Caribbean Gas Chemical Limited is currently pursuing the ISO 9001 standard for quality management, to enable the organization to enhance quality, achieve operational excellence, remain competitive and build trust with its various stakeholder groups.

ISO 9001 framework improves the following areas of a business:

  • Quality: ISO 9001 helps organizations improve the quality of their products or services by establishing processes and procedures that ensure consistency and customer satisfaction.
  • Customer Confidence: Achieving ISO 9001 certification demonstrates a commitment to quality, which can instill confidence in customers and partners.
  • Competitive Advantage: ISO 9001 certification can be a competitive advantage, as many customers and clients prefer to work with certified suppliers.
  • Operational Efficiency: ISO 9001 encourages efficiency through standardized processes, which can lead to reduced waste and cost savings.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Some industries or markets may require ISO 9001 certification to meet regulatory or contractual obligations.
  • Continuous Improvement: ISO 9001 promotes a culture of continuous improvement, helping companies identify and address issues promptly.
  • International Expansion: ISO 9001 is recognized globally, making it easier for companies to expand into international markets.
  • Risk Management: By identifying and mitigating risks, ISO 9001 can help companies avoid costly quality issues and business disruptions