Environmental sustainability

Mpact embraces the principle that it is our responsibility to care for the environment that sustains us as a people and as a business. This is reflected in our tagline “smarter, sustainable solutions”. As such Mpact gives much attention to environmental management issues such as water, waste, energy, air emissions and land use and aims at all times to comply with legislation and strives towards international best practice.

Environmental excellence awards

The Scarab Award is presented to the operation that performs best in an externally conducted survey on environmental management practices. The 2016 recipient of the Scarab Award for Environmental Excellence was Felixton mill, while three operations achieved Platinum status, namely Felixton mill, Springs mill and Recycling Parow.

For further information, please refer to the environmental sustainability section of the Sustainability Review 2016.