Eveready is recognised as a leader in environmental awareness within the region and its industry. Our passion for the environment extends to all aspects of the business. Our recognition by the SJM Flex Environmental awards we have received
Eveready focuses on environmental management through implementing a fully integrated certified management system which includes being ISO 9001 certified.
We are proud to be one of the few companies in South Africa with a fully Integrated Management System (IMS).
As Eveready continues to expand and grow as a diversified company, energy efficiency remains a central focus.
Kestrel Renewable Energy (Kestrel) is a benchmark application which has been used globally to assist customers to become less reliant on fossil fuel generated energy. The Eveready research and development commitment to renewable energy, in
The introduction of Eveready energy saving lighting (ESL) product further underlines our commitment to the conservation of the environment. The installation of an ESL manufacturing capacity in our factory is the only such facility in South Africa.
Through the integrated management system we continuously strive to reduce our environmental impact, initiatives include, but not exclusive to:
All Eveready employees are made aware of reducing their impact on the environment as well as the importance or renewable energy through a wide range of education and e-learning programmes.
The Eveready story of reducing its burden on the South
Eveready reduces its dependence on natural resources by generating its own electricity through its Kestrel research and development wind farm. The current installed capacity is
Eveready is a remarkable place to work, be it in the factory or the offices; and in the plant dust levels have been slashed through capture and extraction improvements. And, plant noise levels have been lowered by plugging leaks and monitoring where noise is emitted. The plant is now so quiet, we have six ‘quiet' zones.
The result of our environmentally conscious practices on our carbon footprint is continually improving.