Materials under Control
The protocol to reduce the use of plastic and paper in the company, managing them in a virtuous way and eliminating the dispersion of waste in the environment.
Materials Under Control, Exclusively developed for Circularity by RINA, helps you avoid inefficient and unfair practices such as green-washing, fills the regulatory gap and demonstrates your commitment to phasing out plastic and paper.
Benefits for certified companies
Promoting environmental protection, avoiding waste and favouring sustainable behaviour
Reduce the economic and environmental costs linked to the production of plastic/paper waste in the company
Promote consumer and stakeholder engagement by positioning itself as a sustainable company
How the Materials under Control protocol works
Circularity supports the company in its strategic and planning path to map and eliminate or replace the use of paper and/or plastic from the company perimeter, digitise processes, raise awareness among the company population and communicate the commitment to employees and external stakeholders.
Identify the aspects that are involved on the various levels of the life cycle of plastic and/or paper products and gain awareness of the risk arising from the incorrect management, consumption and dispersion of materials in the environment.
Address and evaluate the replacement of paper/plastic products with recycled or biodegradable materials.
Map the results obtained from the initiatives undertaken according to the guidelines of the Materials Under Control protocol and validate the actions taken.
The external body will verify compliance and compliance with the requirements supported by a checklist. If the outcome is positive, certification will be issued.
Awareness raising of employees and support in communicating the actions taken to customers, partners, investors and suppliers.
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