Code of Conduct
The application of these principles is a condition for membership in Formenti & Giovenzana SpA.The Code of Conduct is based on Rules of Conduct and Principles of Action which each Company director, manager, employee and collaborator is required to personally comply with.
Rules of Conduct
The Rules of Conduct engage all our skills, knowledge and willingness to work with passion, enthusiasm and positive energy.
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A sustainable development links in an interdependence relationship, the protection and enhancement of natural resources to the economic, social and institutional context, in order to meet the current generation needs without compromising the future generation ability to meet their ones.
With this in mind Formenti and Giovenzana since 2016 and therefore for the second consecutive year is buying 100% electricity from natural geothermal sources. This supplying allows to declare that the CO2 production related to the electricity is equal to zero.
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The FGV division of the Formenti & Giovenzana SpA is pursuing business objectives, in the furniture accessories production field, through the maintenance and the improvement of an Environmental Management System. To do this, the company has an appropriate organizational structure and implements rules, procedures and working methods in order to optimize the behavior of their employees. The Business Management System (EMS) is structured according to the UNI EN ISO 14001:2015.
The main points on which it based the Policy for the Environment are the following:
- Compliance with legal requirements and applicable regulations
- Implementing an EMS that involves the entire organization
- Continuous performance improvement through the definition of objectives periodically planned and reviewed;
- Make known the Environmental Policy across the enterprise through press releases and Social Responsibility actions updated periodically
- Make known the Environmental Policy outside the enterprise through information regularly updated on the website
- Support the commitment and the responsibility of each employee at every level by an adequate training program
- Preventive attitude rather than follow-up actions in order to limit possible negative effects;
- To eliminate at sources, when possible, the environmental impacts associated to the production activity, or to reduce them in line with the technical/economical feasibility
- To evaluate, during the designing stage, the environmental impacts associated with new processes and products by minimizing them as far as possible even by actively supporting the customer specifications in the management process of the entire life cycle product
- Rational usage of the natural and energy resources
- Engage in handling waste and favor, wherever possible, recycling procedures rather than disposal
- Select suppliers able to ensure products/services compliant with the EMS
- An open interaction with the community and local authorities.
The Company Management of the Formenti & Giovenzana SpA undertakes to provide and ensure the human and material resources required to achieve a continuous improvement in the environmental field.
The Company Management of the Formenti & Giovenzana SpA undertakes to periodically review the Environmental Policy in relation to inside information, to legislative constraints, to external stakeholders and to a structural and productive changes.
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Forest Stewardship Council® certification
FSC® certification ensures that products come from well managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits. Forest owners and managers may want to become FSC® certified to demonstrate that they are managing their forests responsibly. Along the supply chain, FSC® certification can provide benefits such as access to new markets.
By achieving FSC® certification, Formenti & Giovenzana SpA shows its constant in the legal supply chain of wood panels used in some products.
In particular Formenti & Giovenzana SpA declares not to be directly or indirectly involved in the following non-legal activities:
- Deforestation and illegal cutting and sales of illegal wood or forestal products
- Violation of traditional and human rights in forestal operations
- Destruction of high values of conservation in forestal operationsi
- Significant transformation of forests into plantations or other non forestal uses
- Introduction of OGM in forestal operations
- Violation of any ILO (International Labour Organization) fundamental convention as defined in ILO's Declaration of Fundamental Labor Principles and Rights
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More info: www.fsc.org