Climate change

-73tCO2 / 1t of cork

It is widely recognised that climate change is one of the greatest challenges facing the world today, and there is an urgent need to adapt strategies and measures to mitigate the short-term impacts on business, the environment and society in general.


As in any other industrial activity, manufacturing processes have environmental impacts associated to them. In order to minimise this impact, and in line with its sustainable management principles and practices, Corticeira Amorim established an environmental declaration and commitment in 2013, common to all its Business Units (UN) and subsidiaries, under the following terms:

  • Ensure compliance with legal requirements, as well as other requirements that the organisation has subscribed to, applicable to the environmental aspects of all its activities, products and services;
  • Control significant environmental aspects, contributing to the prevention of pollution;
  • Assume a proactive attitude, identifying, evaluating and implementing the appropriate preventive measures to minimise the specific environmental impacts of each activity, using, whenever feasible, the best available practices and technologies.
Manage business, environment and society impacts

How it's made

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