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Quality, environment and safety

The quality offered by Valagro is a daily commitment that involves every resource and conditions every process. In this context, Valagro has followed a specific certification program over the years, adopting a system of global improvement aimed at achieving safety and welfare of workers, quality of products and processes, and respect for the environment.

The integrated management system includes the following certifications.

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environmental certification ISO 14001: 2004, the international standard that certifies a management system that monitors the environmental impacts of its activities, searching for a systematic improvement in a coherent, effective and sustainable manner.

Quality System Certification ISO 9001: 2000 which certifies the addressing of all business processes to improve effectiveness and efficiency of the organisation, as well as customer satisfaction;

certification OHSAS 18001, the international standard that defines the requirements of a management system to protect the Health and Safety of Workers.

ISO 50001:2001 certificate is the international standard that specifies the requirements for improving energy efficiency by making a rational use of energy and by creating a balance between costs and benefits.

ISO 22005: 2008 Certification, the standard that applies to the entire agri-food sector (including animal feed production) aimed at implementing an effective, comprehensive and systematic traceability system, at an international level.

Certification of compliance with the European Regulation 1221/2009, for the Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS), a voluntary tool proposed by the European Commission to evaluate and improve their environmental performance and to provide the public and other interested parties with information on correct environmental management.

To consult the entire EMAS statement, click here.

Certification regarding GHG (Greenhouse gases - Carbon footprint of products - Requirements and guidelines for quantification and communication) after joining the programme for assessing the Carbon Footprint, sponsored and co-funded by the Ministry for the Environment and Protection of Land and Marine Resources.
Company with GHG Management System ISO/TS 14064:2013
Company with GHG Management System ISO/TS 14067:2013


In addition, Valagro adheres to a set of projects and organisations with the objective of broadening and strengthening the company's quality management:

Fertilizer Quality Control Institute (FQCI), the body that annually assesses the compliance of the contents of the pack with the quality requirements of the Law 748/84.

Responsible Care, the voluntary program of global chemical industry based on the implementation of principles and practices for the health and safety of employees and environmental protection;

member of GLOBAL GAP program, which has the aim of ensuring the integrity, transparency and harmonisation of agricultural standards worldwide;