One step closer to the UN certificate
14 May 2020
“Since the year 2000 Vandecasteele Houtimport has committed itself through the Corporate Sustainability Charter by signing up to environmental objectives exceeding applicable environmental legislation.
The West Flanders Corporate Sustainability Charter brings together Companies who voluntarily further strengthen all aspects of their business to set exemplary standards for others to follow.
Proving it is possible to have a first class business coupled with fine and due consideration to all others.
Business which is considerate and efficient. It is not necessary to benefit from exploitation or taking advantage of natural resources.
The Charter is a management tool and is based on the 5 “P” s People – Planet - Prosperity - Participation - Peace
Vandecasteele Houtimport is committed to continuously improve performances on all levels.”
Companies who have participated over 3 years and who have incorporated the 17 Sustainability Goals of the United Nations, will receive from CIFAL FLANDERS a UNITAR certificate (United Nations Institute for Training and Research)
This year Vandecasteele Houtimport has received the Unitar Cifal "SDG PIONEER" Certificate.