CARING FOR THE PLANET

PLANET

Ensure sustainability of all groups, production centres and raw materials that make up our supply chain.

Safeguard the environmental efficiency of all of our operations in order to mitigate and help society adapt to climate change.

SUSTAINABILITY OF THE SUPPLY CHAIN

Ensure responsible conduct of our suppliers.
Encourage the use of sustainable farming techniques and guarantee animal ethics and welfare

Supplier management
Raw material sustainability
Action plan
Adherence to the Group Suppliers COC or policies with ESG criteria
Compliance audits
Targets 2030
100
all suppliers support the COC or have policies developed according to ESG criteria
Compliance
23

SMETA audits done to suppliers

Compliance ESG criteria + COC+ questionnaire on ethics

7

at EBRO GROUP level

22

Herba Ricemills

46

Ebro India

71

Herba Cambodia

100

Herba Bangkok

4

Geovita

2

Mundi Riso

Action plan
Promote sustainable farming standards
Organise training programmes for farmers
Animal welfare policies
Targets 2030
100
of our raw materials
sustainable
Main achievements 2020
€3.3M

invested in Sustainable Agriculture Programs

France

“Nature” Durum wheat Programme

Thailand

“SARI-T” Project

Spain

“Oryzonte” Programme
“Nature” Tomatoes Programme

Italy

FSA verification

Argentina

FSA verification

Pakistan

SRP verification

India

“EKTA” Programme
Control Farming
Organic Farming

Compliance

Sustainable raw material:

15
Global

Rice

19
Global

Durum wheat

87
Panzani

Tomatoes

Raw material of animal origin:

82
Spain
16
France

Cage-free eggs

ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY OF OUR PRODUCTION PLANTS

Minimise the environmental impact of our production processes
Reduce our carbon footprint

Energy
Water
Waste
Packaging
Emissions
Action plan
Development of energy efficiency plans
Targets 2030
Reduce energy consumption
Main achievements 2020
10

electricity with certificate of guarantee of renewable origin

2

renewable fuel (husks, wood chips)

€708,155

in proyects of energy consumption reduction

Action plan
Optimise water consumption
Targets 2030
Reduce water consumption
Main achievements 2020
€800,000

in proyects of water consumption reduction

Action plan
Progress towards a circular economy, increasing waste reuse and retrieval

Through prevention and efficiency practices:

> Reuse of rice husk as

* Renewable energy source
* Animal feed
* Livestock beds

> Adherence to ECOEMBES in Europe

> Recycling bins in all our centers

Development of actions aimed at the elimination/reduction of food waste

Through more sustainable and efficient economic, productive and consumption models

> Donation of surpluses to food banks

> Agreements with Distributors

> Awareness actions through corporate blog and social networks

> Participation in initiatives:

“Don’t waste food” (AECOC)
“Waste Warrior Brands” (Too Good To Go)

Targets 2030
ZERO residue and waste
Main achievements 2020
35

of recovered waste

€4.1M

have been donated to food banks

Action plan
Increase consumption of recyclable and reusable materials
Reduce the amount of packaging materials
Use paper and cardboard from FSC/PFSC managed forests
Use recycled cardboard
Reduce consumption of single use plastic
Look for vegetable based alternatives to plastic
Targets 2030
Eliminate
20
of plastic use
100
of packaging will be recyclable or reusable
Main achievements 2020
100

recyclable packaging in the SOS and La Fallera brands

Action plan
Efficient use of natural resources in our production processes
Optimise logistics
Reduce the number of business trips
Measurements of the crop´s carbon footprint to implement mitigation actions
Compensation projects
Targets 2030
Reduce emissions in internal operations
Reduce emissions in logistics operations
Mitigate the carbon footprint of farming
Main achievements 2020

Emissions intensity:

0.07 Tm CO2e/GJ
0.12 Tm CO2e/Tm product

Emissions:

366,662 Tm CO2e

in our production processes

13,544 Tm CO2e

avoided to the atmosphere

110,001 Tm CO2e

in logistic

89,074 Tm CO2e

avoided to the atmosphere in maritime logistic