Giving back to the local community... and to nature
We studied the plants and animals near one of our factories in the Netherlands and looked at those for which the area might be suitable. This site is supplied with excess materials like manure, food scraps, and animal by-products and retrieves water as a by-product. So, we started digging…
With this Ecozone we improved bio-diversity in our surroundings, creating a place to relax and recreate.
From commitment to contribution:
How does our commitment deliver results on our focus areas?
- 1.3 mllion m3 clean water per year
- Renewable electricity produced on-site
- On-site production of high value products from residuals
- Nutrients recovered from waste water
- The cooling basin provides habitat for numerous plant and animal species
- A bird observation hide and information panels for external visitors