Concha y Toro is one of the founding members of NEUTRAVEL program

Concha y Toro is one of the founding members of NEUTRAVEL, first program in Latin America in neutralizations of carbon footprint of corporate air travels. This program promoted by SCX and Latam Airlines, allows companies to neutralize the impact of CO2 emissions associated with their business air travel through the purchase of carbon credits in an amount equivalent to the CO2 emitted by performing corporate flights .

Concha y Toro is the leading wine producer and exporter in Latin America; one of the 10 largest vineyards in the world and named the most admired worldwide. With all these acknowledgments, Concha y Toro was not far behind in environmental terms and in Chilean winery stand out as the leader in sustainability, with national certification of sustainability of wine in Chile; recognized for its management in climate change, leading in carbon footprint.

Initiative details

  • SCX Code: 0051-I0104A34
  • Initiative of: Concha y Toro vineyard
  • Neutralization object: Neutravel
  • Number of tons CO2: 1529
  • Vigency date: 12-31-2015
  • Carbon footprint Mesurer: Concha y Toro vineyard
  • Foorprint Verificator: Deloitte
  • Reduction project: Insettings
  • Registry:

It has also incorporated sustainability into their corporate vision in a balanced way the economic, environmental and social dimension, which is convinced that it is possible to produce wines of the highest quality in harmony with environmental protection.

This year, Concha y Toro has decided to neutralize their emissions by Insetting, in other words, with internal reductions accredited by SCX. These reductions in its internal emissions are carried out by various activities such as implementation of lightweight bottles, which translates into lower transport weight to reach their destination, reducing emissions also improvements in process efficiency; conservation of more than 3,272 ha of native forest certified to the CONAF, among others.

His estimate associated with their corporate flight for 2015 is 1,529 tonCO2, and at the end of the year, the end result will be reconciled on the basis of their air travel actually incurred during the current year. As part of the process, the result will be verified by an independent third party, in this case Deloitte, and with that result, SCX will proceed with the publication

 

 

Código ID: 0051-I0104A34

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