As a result of the annual all-Ukrainian project "Ecology, Environment and Nature Management in Ukraine", UKRPLASTIC has been recognized as the best company in terms of introducing environmentally friendly, energy-efficient and resource-saving technologies.
At the awards ceremony, UKRPLASTIC was thanked for its active position in environmental issues and its integration of a strategy for an ecological economy in Ukraine. The organizers noted the company's systematic cooperation with public authorities and public organizations, scientific and business partners in solving environmental problems, ensuring environmental safety, protecting the health and life of the population, including the implementation of the Aarhus Convention.
According to Irina Mirochnik, President of IMMER Group, a closed cycle economy is a strict requirement of European legislation and an integral part of business development. "By 2020, the European economy should function under the principle of complete recycling and a closed cycle. We are working on introducing a closed cycle economy along with strict environmental principles of doing business in Ukraine. Business has no prospects without investments in environmental safety,” said Irina Mirochnik.
For more than 20 years, the company has been implementing the concept of sustainable development, which combines social responsibility with an environmentally friendly way of doing business. UKRPLASTIC regularly confirms the conformity of production and its products to the requirements of the international standards ISO 14001: 2004 (environment), ISO 22000: 2005 (security) and ISO 9001: 2008 (quality), BRC / IOP "Grade A", and the FDA. Only certified materials and raw materials are used in production. According to UBP (Umwelt belastungpunkt) criteria, which are used in EU countries, UKRPLASTIC’s products are classified as "green," and are environmentally safe.
The company is a participant in the international initiative of chemical producers "Responsible Care", which is coordinated by the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA). UKRPLASTIC is a member of the UN’s global initiative SAVE FOOD in Ukraine, which is aimed at preserving food products and reducing food waste.