Valio Eesti AS is an environment-friendly company, and it is certified with the environmental management system certificate ISO 14001.
This means that Valio Eesti AS has undertaken responsibility for the environment, purchasing technology that minimises environmental impact, ensuring sustainable use of raw materials and energy, and facilitating use of recoverable and energy-efficient packaging.
Environmental management certificate ISO 14001 applies to Valio’s operations in Finland and Estonia.
ISO certificate proves that Valio Eesti AS has mapped thoroughly its operating processes, which enables to save costs and increase efficiency, minimize environmental costs, ensures better compliance with legal acts, and provides confidence to every consumer that our products have been manufactured in environment-friendly and sustainable way.
Organizations principles of environmental management are:
Significant environmental goals of Valio Eesti AS:
In cooperation with Nomine Consult OÜ during the period from 29.08.2018. until 15.07.2019, a detailed energy and resource audit was performed at the Valio Eesti AS Laeva Meierei and Võru Cheese factories. The purpose of the audit was to analyze production facility use of energy and material resources in order to identify measures for making the use of resources more efficient.
As a result of the project, special opportunities and activities arose for the implementation of more efficient resource technological solutions. The energy efficiency and resource efficiency audit at Valio Eesti AS production facilities was performed with the support of the Environmental Investment Center and with the “Enterprise energy efficiency and resource efficiency” financial support.