June 3, 2023
Lacordaire Sant'Ana, Technology and Projects Director at Ativa Logística

Lacordaire Sant’Ana, Know-how and Tasks Director at Ativa Logística

Logistics and transport actions account for about 14 p.c of the emission of gases that speed up local weather change on the earth. Due to this fact, the logistics sector has an incredible accountability for the implementation of excellent ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) practices that may decrease environmental impacts, promote the development of a fairer society and extra environment friendly administration processes. Based on the ESG Radar 2023, worldwide ESG funding in organizations is anticipated to succeed in US$ 53 trillion by 2025.

In Brazil, the idea is widespread and plenty of sectors spend money on tasks with this enchantment. Right here, ESG gained huge power and significance as a result of progress of the manufacturing chain. Immediately, businessmen energetic in Brazilian logistics perceive that making use of ESG within the context of the operation is to make efficiency efficient within the environmental, social and governance areas. It is usually clear that the observe has been related, together with in relation to shopper decision-making.

We’ve the Lively Sustainability venture, which develops varied environmental and social initiatives and enhancements to our inner processes, we’ve got structured a division targeted on ESG, whose mission is to map present initiatives, construction info and develop new tasks along with the areas of enterprise. We consider that the well being and sweetness product logistics phase has nice potential for the event of many ESG-focused initiatives.

  ​Immediately, businessmen energetic in Brazilian logistics perceive that making use of ESG within the context of the operation is to make efficiency efficient within the environmental, social and governance areas 

For example, we applied a pilot venture with vans, which obtained the set up of photo voltaic panels. The expertise was utilized to scale back diesel consumption and enhance battery life, and we gained awards for this initiative. Immediately, our workers are inspired each day to separate natural waste in any respect items. The fabric is distributed for selective assortment in line with the schedule of every metropolis.

The Ativa Logística Management Tower already has consolidated information for our inner evaluation concerning the best routes for a given supply to generate larger pace and fewer gas prices, and consequently the discount of pollution within the surroundings.

At our unit in São Paulo (SP), we’ve got a devoted construction targeted on recycling, the place we deal with all waste produced by our operation, in addition to reconditioning pallets, recycling paper, cardboard, wooden, amongst others. Consequently, we averted chopping tons of of bushes and utilizing 1000’s of liters of water within the final yr alone.

We additionally develop social tasks with establishments for the gathering of meals, clothes and hygiene objects, we assist initiatives in opposition to the sexual exploitation of youngsters and youngsters on Brazilian highways, we feature out consciousness campaigns for work security and to fight home violence in opposition to ladies, between others.

It’s a premise of our administration to spend money on certifications and audits that present safety and high quality of our operations. The “5S Audit” venture promotes self-discipline by way of everybody’s consciousness and accountability, with the intention to make the surroundings nice, protected and productive. Disque Ativa, then again, is a direct communication channel that permits workers and different individuals to confidentially report any unethical conduct throughout the group, making certain threat discount and constructing belief and taking motion with our managers. The LGPD guidelines defend the elemental rights of freedom and privateness and the free formation of every particular person’s character.

All the context talked about above relies on the ESG idea, which we consider is a one-way path to preserving nature, constructing a balanced enterprise surroundings and a society with extra respect for others.