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Vitro is recognized for its environmental commitment

Post Time:Nov 12,2013Classify:Industry NewsView:78

The Environmental Leadership Program for Competitiveness recognized Vitro, the leading glass manufacturer in Mexico, as one of the most outstanding companies of the initiative due to the results obtained pursuant to its application in several areas of its operation.The “Leaders among environmental leaders” publication mentions 10 companies that have achieved important results in preserving the environment during 2012.“For all of us that are part of Vitro, implementing environmentally friendly projects is a priority. The Environmental Leadership Program for Competitiveness allows us to share and know the best practices for improving our processes”, said Raúl González Sáenz, Vitro’s Quality, Safety and Environmental Manager. “Carrying out actions for making the use of our natural resources more efficient is a shared responsibility between the private, public and civil society sectors”, he added.Of the 5,243 companies that are part of the program, Vitro is the second company with the most electricity savings (kWh) and the third in reduction of carbon dioxide emissions.Being part of this national initiative allows Vitro to promote strategies that contribute to a better environment, through the implementation of programs recognized throughout the world, as well as several projects created by coworkers of the company. With this effort, the company confirms its commitment with the country.Environmental Leadership for Competitiveness is a cooperation effort between industry, business assistance institutions, local authorities and the federal government in Mexico, through its Department of the Environment and Natural Resources and the Federal Environmental Protection Agency 12.02.2013, Vitro S.A. de C.V.

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