The objectives of Environmental Professionals are to conduct their personal and professional lives and activities in an Ethical Manner.
Honesty, justice, and courtesy from moral philosophy which, associated with mutual interest among people, constitute the foundation of ethics. Environmental professionals should recognize such a standard, not in passive observance, but as a set of dynamic principles guiding their conduct and way of life. It is their duty to practice their profession according to our Code of Ethics.
As the keystone of professional conduct is integrity, Environmental Professionals will discharge their duties with fidelity to the public, their employers, clients, and with fairness and impartiality to all. It is their duty to interest themselves in public welfare, and to be ready to apply their special knowledge for the benefit of mankind and their environment.