Sustainable Solutions

SOS Group is committed to identifying and providing sustainable solutions in all our work. We are Ireland’s 1st and only carbon-neutral cleaning company. To achieve this, we put time, effort, and care into our daily activities, ensuring the best practices for the planet.

Our goal

We are committed to becoming a net zero and carbon-neutral organisation. At SOS Group, we deliver innovative, sustainable business processes and services. Our extensive vehicle fleet is already graduating to EVs, while on a day-to-day basis, we are continuously improving our processes to ensure water efficiency and new technological solutions. Also, we use ecological cleaning products and ethically sourced uniforms. We take sustainability seriously and want to be part of the positive changes in the world.

Sustainable Practices 

  • Water Efficiency
  • Ecological Cleaning Products
  • Technological Solutions
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Ethically Sourced Uniforms

Other Sustainable Practices

As SOS Group people clean spaces, trees clean our air. We are now contributing to reforestation, having purchased an initial 4.5 acres of woodland to provide ongoing tree planting. We are proud of preserving nature and keep innovating every day to be a more sustainable organisation.

We are certified as a carbon-neutral organisation by Carbon Footprint Ltd, reducing our tonnes of emissions annually.

Achievements to Date

The Facilities Management Awards is the premier awards programme in recognising the excellent work carried out by Ireland’s facility and property management teams and companies. At SOS Group, we are finalists at the Facilities Management Awards in the Cleaning Service Provider category for 2023, and we achieved the same in 2022. We are proud of being finalists and working hard to keep constant innovation.

SOS Group is a Specialist FM Service Provider of the Year finalist, in 2023. The award recognises the most outstanding specialist facilities management service provider in Ireland.

SOS Group are finalists in the Facilities Management CSR initiative of the year catagory at the 2023 FM Awards.

Most importantly, we use plant-based chemicals for general cleaning, which allows us to:

  • Reduce chemical consumption by up to 70%
  • Use 79% less plastic
  • 72% less packaging
  • Save 76% of energy
  • Reduce our CO2 emissions by up to 99%