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Sustainability

HIGH QUALITY RAW MATERIALS THAT ALLOW CONSERVATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT

Alico understands sustainability as actions that seek to optimize the amount of resources used while maximizing the creation of value, maintaining a social, economic and environmental balance that allows the fulfillment of the strategic objectives and the satisfaction of the needs of the interested parties

Sustainability and Environmental management

We have an environmental management system based on ISO 14001, we are concerned with complying with all the legal part and we seek to reduce all aspects and environmental impacts that we cause with our production process, for this reason we have implemented several programs focused on the care of the environment; These programs are:

PROGRAM OF INTEGRAL MANAGEMENT OF SOLID WASTE

Where we seek every day to give a better use to the waste we generate, at the moment we are taking advantage of 95% of the waste we generate.

ENVIRONMENTAL LEGAL MATRIX

Where all the norms, laws, decrees and environmental resolutions that apply to us are contemplated.

PROGRAM FOR EFFICIENT USE AND CONTROL OF DUMPING OF WATER

Where we seek to reduce losses in the use of water throughout the company.

PROGRAM FOR MONITORING AND CONTROL OF FIXED AND MOBILE EMISSIONS

Where we perform measurements of emissions in all stationary sources of the company, in order to demonstrate that we comply with the requirements of the environmental authority.

HAZARDOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

Where we make sure that the hazardous waste that we generate are arranged in the best possible way, so we contract with companies certified in the handling and disposal of this waste.

PROCEDURE FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS AND IMPACTS

Where we have identified all detailed aspects and impacts generated in each process of the company.

We have different indicators in order to control the different variables that are presented and be able to take measures that help us to be much more responsible with the environment.

THE NUMBERS · REUSE OF WASTE · YEAR 2016:

Through the internal reuse of waste were recycled:

  • 40.17 Tons of polyethylene for the manufacture of all our packaging material for finished product (bags and rolls).
  • 41.3 Tons of polystyrene in the thermoforming division for the manufacture of sheet for finished product.
  • 1500 kg waste of white ink from the casing division for the maintenance of walls and floors.