To promote continuous process improvement and strengthen our operations’ controls, Dexco’s Environmental Policy sets the management guidelines for environmental matters and their respective risks and impacts. It aligns with the company’s values, purpose, and organizational culture, reaffirming our commitment to an environmentally-friendly operation.
We manage environmental indicators and set targets for water, energy, waste, and greenhouse gas (GHG), which are periodically monitored and reported.
Effective since 2011, Dexco’s Environmental Policy is referenced in international and internal standards, with public commitments that guarantee forest management without deforestation, conservation of biodiversity and respect for the legal and customary rights of local and traditional communities. Still on this subject, through its Human Rights Policy, the Company undertakes to quickly repair and communicate the interested parties, applying disciplinary measures, when applicable and promoting improvement in its processes and conducts, whenever necessary.
ISO 14001, the international standard that sets the requirements to structure an Environmental Management System, provided the framework for Dexco’s Environmental Policy. It encompasses environmental management control actions and measures.Read our Environmental Policy
We recognize the importance of forests and other natural ecosystems and are committed to ensuring responsible forest management in the areas where we operate, as long as our business can impact these environments. For this, we signed the Dexco’ Commitment to Biodiversity, where we highlight:
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In 2023, Dexco released the document “Biodiversity: Management and Indicators,” which compiles the main actions and results of the Company for biodiversity management. Click here to learn more about this topic.