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Results of the second environmental audit at Holcim (Rus) CM

December 23, 2013

On December 10-13th, 2013 the second audit of environmental management system aimed at meeting the requirements of International standard ISO 14001:2004 was held at the plant Holcim (Rus) CM.

According to the results of the audit carried out by Bureau Veritas Certification no discrepancies were revealed. Among the strong points the auditors marked:
• leadership and involvement of managers, personnel responsibility for implementation, functioning and improvement of environmental management system (EMS);
• transparency of EMS processes for stakeholders, wide mass media coverage of EMS processes, EMS efficiency;
• well-functioning system of monitoring of concentration of air pollutants at stationary sources of pollutions;
• implementation of online air emissions monitoring system at the new production line, possibility to get information for any specific time-interval;
• collaboration and informational support to stakeholders concerning EMS and environment protection. Implementation of social investment programme in the frame of “Good Neighbourhood” programme. Children’s holidays “Green world made by ourselves” organization in order to teach pupils to love and take care of nature;
• personnel trainings on EMS with the application of training matrix for monitoring periodicity of trainings and involvement of all EMS responsible employees;
• application of statistical methods to carry out activities on environment protection;
• comprehensive analysis of ecological management - stability of environmental performance of the Company.