Commitment to Eco-efficiency and Environmental Protection

  • Approval of environmental management policies at the highest levels of the Trivalor Group companies.
  • Commitment on the part of different companies in the group to certification of environmental management systems according to standard NP EN ISO 14001.
  • Follow-up and management of relevant factors, such as electricity, fuel and water consumption, from the standpoint of efficiency.
  • Reduction in the consumption of paper, plastics and chemical products, among others, in central services and production units.
  • Waste management, according to type, with waste being sent whenever possible for recycling or energy recovery. This activity is carried out by licensed waste disposal operators in accordance with the law.
  • Improvement of waste disposal sites and better separation of wastes at the different sites in order to prevent pollution.
  • Switching the refrigerant gases (R22) in the cold storage units to environmentally friendly gases.
  • Verdoreca ("green") certification, at dozens of production sites.
  • Use of biodegradable detergents, reduced use of chemical products that have a greater negative impact on the environment, such as chlorinated products, products classified as strong acids or alkalis, waxes, solvents and others, including the use and dispersion of biocidal products in the environment.
  • Awareness training for people who work in the different Trivalor Group companies regarding the importance of environmental protection and pollution prevention.
  • Information and training, creating dedicated support material, such as the "Manual de Boas Práticas Ambientais para Clientes" (Manual of Good Environmental Practices for Customers)