VALMIERA GLASS GROUP gets the Gold Award as sustainable company

27. May, 2013

The award of gold category „Sustainability Index” receives the companies, demonstrating publicity and transparency by communicating all the most important sustainability aspects to the public, and VALMIERA GLASS GROUP was one of them.

The Sustainability Index is a strategic management tool for the company's performance evaluation, monitoring and communication in such fields as environment, work environment, market relations and a responsibility to the community, which are important to the company's long-term survival.

Enterprises performance assessment in all aspects of corporate responsibility in line with international standards took place the fourth time, in this year participating 78 companies of Latvia, among them VALMIERA GLASS GROUP parent company - AS VALMIERAS STIKLA ŠĶIEDRA.

AS VALMIERAS STIKLA ŠĶIEDRA vice-president Andre Heinz Schwiontek: „Participation in the Sustainability Index is essential to our business that helps to assess those initiatives we are realizing today in the company's management, social, environmental, and business activities.

Planning a long-term performance, we have done a lot in the company's modernization and development, making a significant investment to increase the efficiency of production processes.

We’re continuing to work on new projects and ideas as well. In this work, we don’t forget to be a socially responsible company and I’m pleased that AS VALMIERAS STIKLA ŠĶIEDRA progress in recent years is assessed with a Gold Award and we are nominated as one of the sustainable Latvian companies”.