Thrace Group’s subsidiary, Thrace NG, has received the official certification for the Energy Management System. Constantly working towards improving its performance in a sustainable way and having its energy management procedures updated, the group was certified with the international ISO 50001:2011 standard, that certifies the efficient and sustainable use of energy for improved performance.
Thrace Pack plant in Ioannina won the gold award during the 5th Environmental Awards ceremony, that was held on Tuesday 10th of July 2018, in Ariadne Estate.
Thrace Group was one of the few companies that won a gold award for their environmentally-friendly performance and operations of their facilities. The winning companies were elected by an independent board consisting of experts, scientists and environmentalists.
This year, there was a significant increase in number of the submitted applications, a fact that underlines the growing importance of rewarding initiatives and practices of the private sector, that contribute to sustainability and at the same time to the local economy.
The awards were organized by Boussias Communications, sponsored by MAS and supported by Redex.
Thermpack programme relates to the “Development of innovative materials with improved thermal insulating properties for packaging applications” project and is co-financed by the European Union. Τhe programme’s objective is to contribute to the development of new packaging materials with improved thermal insulating properties, to be used as packaging solutions within the hot & cold, food and beverages industry.
Fully aligned with the European strategy for plastics and the transition to a more circular economy, Thrace Group is turning today’s challenges into opportunities ensuring sustainable competitive advantages in the sectors in which it operates. Within this context Thrace Group is increasing its investments in the research, design and manufacturing for light weight, recyclable packaging solutions and innovative technical fabrics.
- Elizabeth Barr
- Company News
- Created 31 Jul 2018
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