Accreditations, Memberships & Frameworks
BEAMA is the UK trade association for manufacturers and providers of energy infrastructure technologies and systems. Its members products ensure low carbon energy and environmental services are delivered safely, securely and efficiently to UK homes, businesses, transport and grid networks.
Carbon Disclosure Project – Rating: B
Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) is an international non-profit organisation which manages the global environmental disclosure system. In 2021, SMS was rated ‘B’ for the measurement and management of risks and opportunities related to climate change.
The Climate Pledge
The Climate Pledge is a cross-sector community of companies working together to address the climate crisis. As a signatory of the pledge, SMS has committed to achieving net zero emissions within our business by 2030 following a process of carbon elimination, regular reporting, and credible offsets.
Energy Services and Technology Association
The Energy Services and Technology Association (ESTA) is the UK’s leading energy management industry association. ESTA members have the commitment and expertise to deliver high quality energy efficient systems and practices, improve working environments and reduce operational costs.
ISO 9001 – Quality Management System
This standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement.
ISO 14001 – Environmental Management System
SMS is certified to the ISO 14001:2015 standard, which is used by organisations seeking to manage its environmental responsibilities in a systematic manner that contributes to the environmental pillar of sustainability.
ISO 45001 – Occupational Health & Safety Management System
ISO 45001:2018 specifies requirements for an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system, and gives guidance for its use, to enable organisations to provide safe and healthy workplaces by preventing work-related injury and ill health, as well as by proactively improving its OH&S performance.
ISO 50001 – Energy Management System
We’re accredited to the ISO 50001 standard, for organisations committed to addressing their impact, conserving resources, and improving the bottom line through efficient energy management.
LSE Green Economy Mark
The Green Economy Mark recognises London Stock Exchange (LSE) listed companies that derive more than 50% of their revenues from products and services that are contributing the environmental objectives such as climate change mitigation and adaptation, waste and pollution reduction, and the circular economy.
Morgan Stanley Capital International – Rating: A
Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) is an investment research firm that provides stock indexes, portfolio risk and performance analytics, and governance tools to institutional investors and hedge funds. In 2021, we were awarded an ESG rating of ‘A’.
SMS is a signatory of the Purpose Coalition – a collective of purpose-led companies, universities, and public sector organisations committed to making positive impacts on communities through support of the UK Government’s levelling up agenda. The 14 Purpose Goals set out clear objectives for improving social mobility and spreading opportunity.
S&P Global – Score: 39
S&P Global is a leading provider of transparent and independent ratings, benchmarks, analytics and data to the capital and commodity markets worldwide. In 2021, SMS was awarded an overall ESG score of 39 out of 100.
SafeContractor is the market leading accreditation for any trade, assessing business on their health and safety, equal opportunities, diversity and environmental management practices, and allowing customers to reduce risk in their supply chain.
Sustainable Development Goals
We are signed to the global registry of voluntary commitments in support of the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs); a set of global goals adopted by all United Nations Member States as a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future.
Sustainalytics – Score: 26.6
Sustainalytics is a global leader in research and ratings, specifically measuring companies’ exposure to ESG risks and how well they manage them on a scale from 1-50. In 2021, SMS was ranked with an overall score of 26.6.