22 October 2014, Taman, Russia – LLC "Food Ingredients", the key asset of EFKO Group in the south of Russia, became the winner of the contest "Best Environmental Technology of Kuban – 2014" in the category "Contribution to environmental education and the formation of ecological culture". The competition was held under the auspices of the Ministry of Natural Resources of Krasnodar krai.
At October 17 in Krasnodar, under the scientific-practical conference "Environmental protection and ecological safety of the Krasnodar krai" was held the ceremony of awarding the winners of "Best Environmental Technology Kuban – 2014". The organizers of the contest were the Krasnodar public organization All-Russian Society for Nature Conservation and a representative of the Russian Public Relations Association, under the auspices of the Ministry of Natural Resources of Krasnodar krai. Invited to participate companies of krai who are paying special attention to environmental management in their work, enhance environmental awareness of its employees and actively participate in educational activities in the environmental protection.
LLC "Food Ingredients" as one of the largest companies in the region adheres to the people-oriented approach to doing business, pays special attention to the environmental sustainability of production and preservation of the unique nature of the Taman Peninsula.
That is why the environmental activities of the company have repeatedly noted in various categories of this prestigious competition. This year were highly appreciated the contribution of LLC "Food Ingredients" in environmental education and the formation of ecological culture.
Thus, the company not only operates on zero-discharge technology, constantly improving its own water recycling system, but also independently conducts regular environmental monitoring and organizes a differentiated waste collection and delivery in the field of environmental protection.
In addition, in order to implement the policy of openness in environmental sphere LLC "Food Ingredients" is the initiator of the working group on environmental issues "Environmental control", under which are conducted regular meetings with representatives of the administration, Russian and local environmental organizations.
The company is also actively supporting youth volunteerism in Taman "New Horizons". Among the projects realized by young environmentalists are regular sanitary cleaning of the beach of Volna village, participation in national and urban work days, planting trees, and much more.
Roman Radchenko, Deputy Director for the production of LLC "Food Ingredients": "In the modern world the environmental problem is one of the most important and urgent, and in our work we aim to pay special attention to the saving of natural resources in the peninsula, and environmental protection. We are very pleased that our efforts have been highly appreciated by experts and the guidance of the krai".