Protecting The Environment
In conducting its business activities, Indofood is committed to constantly strive to preserve the environment in a sustainable manner through a variety of programs, including the following:
- Waste Processing Facilities
To ensure that waste generated is in compliance with required standards, all Indofood production facilities are equipped with waste–processing facilities. Recognizing our contribution to environmentally friendly waste management practices, the Company was awarded the ‘Good’ standard by the Regional Environmental Management Agency of the Jakarta Capital Area.
- Green Office
Indofood support the application of environmentally friendly office practices at its factories within the CBP Group through the following efforts: Reduce scrap in the production area as well as several water and power savings programs; Reuse, effluent from the Waste Water Treatment Plant that is treated by water filter for use in toilet facilities and gardening; and Recycle, by cooperating with third parties to utilize waste paper as material for pulp. Another program includes creating biopore holes and infiltration wells to maintain soil fertility.
- Packaging Waste Bank
Indofood together with five other multinational companies have built a coalition for waste bank pilot project with 1,000 tons of waste capacity which is recycled and sold to industries for further processing.
- In partnership with the Indonesian Ministry of Environment, Indofood organized a Mangrove Planting of 2,000 trees to help maintain and protect the North Jakarta coastline.
- To commemorate Earth Day and National Children’s Day, our employees worked with local schools in the tree planting program. This program aims to improve the environmental awareness of employees and their children.