Our Ethos

For 40 years, our sustainable development strategy has been connecting people to their environment.
Today, the Industrial Estate is known for its environmental performance (ISO 14001 certified, EMAS registered) while it is committed to a Corporate Social Responsibility approach (LUCIE Certification).

Strategy for Sustainable Development

The Joint Association’s planning and development strategy aligns with its Sustainable Development policy.


RECOGNITION OF OUR PERFORMANCE

This recognition, of international scope, subscribes to a policy of environmental and societal management committed to a process of continuous improvement.

  • ISO 14001 European Certification Standard for an environmental management system based on continuous improvement. The SMPIPA has been certified since 2000, covering the Estate premises. In January 2019, the certification was upgraded to the 2015 version of the ISO standard

  • the EMAS Regulation. The European EMAS “Eco Management and Audit Scheme” Regulation allows businesses to be kept informed about their environmental performance. The SMPIPA has been EMAS registered since 2001. The results of environmental monitoring studies are published annually as a declaration

  • LUCIE Certification  a key certification concerning CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility). The SMPIPA has been LUCIE certified since 2012.  A quarterly evaluation allows for renewal of the certification.

Find our environmental declarations

INITIATIVES OF THE JOINT ASSOCIATION FOR A SUSTAINABLE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE