In Galvanizados del Sureste, S.A (GALSUSA), we are aware of our responsibility with the environment and, therefore, the environmental impact of our company has been a constant concern of our general management. For this reason, we have developed the highest technological levels in our facilities to minimize and, to cancel the environmental impact that these involve. This has meant, in some cases, being pioneers in the establishment of controls, processes and measures of various kinds. Initially, they have been implemented in an experimental mode and finally, they have meant an effective progress in our processes.
In order to identify and prevent the possible environmental effects of the activity of our company and minimize our impact on the environment, we have implemented an environmental management system using the regulations established by environmental current laws. Thus, our quality management and environment system are based on the manuals and approved procedures that are permanently updated with the most suitable practises.
From the direction of GALSUSA, we are aware of our greatest impact comes from energy and resources consumption, and for this, we pay special attention to industrial waste management, control of atmospheric emissions and the noise derived from our processes, the aim of complying with the regulations in force, prevent any contamination and establish operational continuous improvement to ensure that the system meets the requirements of the international standards. For this reason, we maintain commitment to take actions to mitigate climate change and the sustainable use of resources which are transferred to our objectives programme.
The environmental management system is implemented and in process of certification by Bureau Veritas, conforming to the requirements of the Standard a UNE-EN ISO 14001:2015. Thus, compliance is given to the commitment of continuous improvement in our environmental policy.