Kingsnorth Waste Management Ltd.

has been awarded BLUE, SILVER, and GOLD Certificates from the

Steps to Environmental Management Scheme (STEM)

To Visit the STEM website Click Here.

Steps to Environmental Management (STEM) has THREE LEVELS: Blue, Silver and Gold. These levels correspond to the three phases of the National Standard BS 8555.

STEM is a step-by-step guide to putting an environmental system in place within your business. It is a free scheme for all small and medium businesses in Kent & Medway.


A business that has top management support for its environment programme and has carried out a baseline assessment of their current situation.


A business that has measured its carbon footprint and taken action to reduce it. The business has identified the resources, legal requirements, training and communications needed for its environmental programme.


A business that is measuring and monitoring its environmental impacts and has taken action to reduce them. The business has reported its progress to Low Carbon Kent (click here) and other stakeholders.