Sustainability: Part of our DNA.

Sustainability and Respect for the Environment are part of our DNA. Our roots lie in the territory where the best Italian Textile Tradition originates from: the Como area.

Our company is located in a natural environment of recognized international value.

In 2021 the city of Como obtained, in fact, recognition as a “Unesco Creative City“.

At every stage of the production and manufacturing cycle, our constant focus is on compliance with the 17 Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations (UN) 2030 Agenda, the plan of action that Member countries and economic and social institutions are committed to in order to achieve concrete goals in terms of sustainable development through the Harmonization of Economic Growth, Social Inclusion, and Environmental Protection.

EFFEPIERRE Green Evolution Project

The Effepierre Green Evolution Project Brand is a manifestation of our daily commitment to Sustainability. A concrete process, destined to grow over time and with new initiatives, with the conviction that our customers have to be able to rely on a brand that knows how to combine utmost creativity and innovation with compliance with the highest standards of environmental sustainability and respect for ethical and social codes.

Goals achieved:

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Membership of the For Textile brand

Quality assurance and the health and safety requirements of the fabric , as well as the production system from which the product is born.

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BCI (Better Cotton Initiative) members

Global production of better cotton for the people who produce it, better for the environment and better for the future of the industry.

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Gots certification since 2019

Standard of sustainable production of textile products and clothing made with natural fibers from organic farming .

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GRS certification

GRS : certifies products obtained from recycled materials and manufacturing activities.

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On Going: ISO 14001 standard

Voluntary certification together with our supply chain partners for the activation of a environmental management system of the entire Supply Chain, with updating of environmental performance .

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ZDHC “SUPPLIER TO ZERO”.

The Zero Discharge Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) protocol is aimed at the reduction of harmful substances residuals within industrial processes and textile materials .

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Periodic environmental audits

Verify compliance with the main national laws for environmental protection.

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Recovery of waste

Actions of recovery of production waste through selected suppliers.

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Collaborations with important LAB

Collaboration with important Italian / foreign laboratories for the verification of standards .

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FSC® certification

FSC® certification guarantees that the products come from responsibly managed forests, thus guaranteeing environmental, social and economic benefits.

Sustainability in a Human Value

For us, being sustainable also means Protecting Professional Relations with our Employees, Collaborators, and external Partners, the lifeblood of our Company.

Within this context, we:

 

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protect the Health and Safety of our Employees through Compliance with National Laws

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support the professional growth of our collaborators by offering ongoing training

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adopt Criteria of Transparency and Propriety of Information towards Employees, Suppliers, and Customers

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promote Equal Opportunities between Women and Men

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encourage integration to oppose any type of discrimination for ethnic-religious, political, racial, sexual, social, or personal reasons

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fight all forms of corruption and illegality by employing total honesty in our relations

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adopt Corporate Welfare Solutions that support the needs of our Employees

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promote healthy lifestyles that respect the balance between work and leisure

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value our Partners to whom we entrust the Outsourcing and with whom we share equal high standards regarding Quality, Sustainability, and Attention to Detail

Certifications & Standard

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