Universal Paragon Corporation
UPC’s Operating Principles
Health + Happiness
Encouraging active, sociable, meaningful lives to promote
good health and wellbeing.
Promoting sustainable humane farming and healthy diets in local,
seasonal organic food and vegetable protein.
Creating safe, equitable places to live and work which support
local prosperity and international fair trade
Material + Products
Using materials from sustainable sources and promoting
products which help people reduce consumption.
Culture + Community
Nurturing local identity and heritage, empowering communities
and promoting a culture of sustainable living.
Travel + Transport
Reducing the need to travel, and encouraging walking,
cycling and low carbon transport.
Land + Nature
Protecting and restoring land for the benefit
of people and wildlife.
Reducing consumption, reusing and recycling, working to
achieve zero waste and zero pollution.
Using water efficiently protecting local water sources
and reducing flooding and drought.
Making buildings and manufacturing energy efficiently, aiming to
source all energy from local renewables sources.