In Biopolis we are aware of an adequate environmental management, so we have recently implemented an environmental management system based on the UNE-EN-ISO 14001: 2015 standard.
Our commitment to the environment covers all aspects of the life cycle of the R & D products and services we offer, from design to the end of its shelf life.
According to the results of the internal and external analysis carried out, our company has defined the following environmental objectives and targets, which will be evaluated during the year 2017:
Achieve more efficient production processes from an energetic point of view.
Reduce the consumption of paper and plastic.
Improve waste segregation.
ACHIEVEMENTS OF GOALS FOR 2018
The cooling water line used in production has been modified optimize the electricity consumption. We have achieved a 9% reduction in 2018.
The organization has implemented the use of recycled paper in order to reduce the sensitivity of this environmental aspect.
Following an internal suggestion, all AA and AAA batteries used in the organization has been replaced by rechargeable batteries, thereby substantially reducing the generation of hazardous waste arising from their use.
Goals for 2019
Reduction in water consumption by, at least 2% during 2019.
Implementation of ISO 14001:2015 in Lifesequencing