02 ———— CORPORATE
———— PROTECTING AND PRESERVING THE ENVIRONMENTSitma has always been oriented towards the development of innovative and cutting-edge technologies to reduce waste: optimizing consumption is in fact the key factor to guarantee end users savings on costs and better quality of finished products.
Sitma recognizes the importance of protecting and preserving the environment within strategic business decisions, which is why the company's commitment concerns the reduction of its direct impacts, R&D investments for sustainable innovation and the promotion of responsible behaviour along the value chain.
———— ECO-SUSTAINABLE ETHICSCreating innovative, environment-friendly and biodegradable packaging capable of conserving and preserving the integrity of products, decreasing the impact that plastic components have on the environment and marine ecosystems is one of the various activities promoted by Sitma.
In this regard, Sitma has already obtained the ISO 9001 - 14001 and 50001 certifications and has undertaken a series of paths in favour of environmental sustainability, including, by way of example, the one aimed at obtaining the Carbon footprint certification.
———— SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
Sitma strongly believes in the values of the United Nations and takes an active part in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, to be completed by 2030, in order to create a better and more sustainable future for all.
Among all, Sitma has its focus on:
7) Affordable and clean energy
8) Decent work and economic growth
9) Industry, innovation and infrastructure
11) Sustainable cities and communities
12) Responsible consumption and production
13) Climate action
17) Partnership for the goals
———— EU GRANT - HORIZON 2020
PAPER SOLUTIONS: providing the switch from plastic to paper packaging is the development project focusing on a novel paper-packaging technology that allows to use environmentally friendly & biodegradable plastic and paper (instead of non-recyclable plastic) as wrapping material for 2D and 3D items.
This project already obtained seal of excellence from European Commission in 2019 and has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under Grant Agreement Number 882661
See the Seal of Excellence