Respect for the environment and the animals
L' Erbolario environmental management system is in conformity with the requirements of UNI EN ISO 14001:2004 (ISO 14001:2004), certification provided by DET Norske Veritas (DNV). The environmental policy of L'Erbolario represents a true "statement of intent‰. Through its six principles with make up the company it illustrates its engagement to protect the environment:
From the outset L'Erbolario has committed itself to implement its activities in view of its principle of maintainable development to ensure the respect of humans and the environment. L'Erbolario assigns to the environmental management of the company a priority role to follow the maintainable development. For this purpose it defines strategies of growth and development which are consistent with the content of this policy and with the principles of environmental, economic and social maintainability.
L'Erbolario undertakes the principle of shared responsibility. To improve the level of environmental protection it promotes the local partnerships and joint actions and coordinates with the subjects which are active for protecting the environment and countryside: controlling authorities, public administration, companies and citizens.
L'Erbolario respects the environmental protection by carefully verifying the regulations and the constant adaption to the community, national and regional dispositions regarding safety for workers, the natural and environmental resources.
L'Erbolario adopts all the necessary devices to prevent, reduce and, where necessary, eliminate all forms of pollution or unjustified consumption of resources deriving from its activity.
For possible expansions and new production sites it shall be evaluated the effects on the environment and countryside and all the necessary precautions shall be taken to respect the environment and countryside.
L'Erbolario Research and Development Laboratory projects the new cosmetics and constantly improves those already existing, using and researching the technical solutions most suitable to contain the environmental impact. L'Erbolario uses packaging material which are the most efficacious for hygiene and safety and more adapt to the requirements and expectations of the consumers. At the same time it carries out research for solutions which allow the realization of packaging which can be easily recycled.
L'Erbolario promotes activities of communication on the environmental aspects of its production: in this way improving information and it makes itself available for dialogue. The communication activity is intended mainly for human resources inside L'Erbolario and, outside, to the public authorities, to associations, to citizens and to consumers..