The
green
path.
The
green
path.

We continue our path towards a better world, planting more and more sustainable seeds.

We keep working relentlessly to reduce our ecological footprint,
having scored some amazing milestones.

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Regarding everyone involved in our company, from suppliers, customers and workers, we have made some impressive achievements, promoting equality and fairness through every process. We keep investing and innovating, whether it’s in new machinery, new product approach, automation of manual processes or shifting to the use of new and improved technologies.

Our energy supply comes from solar panels.

55% of our raw material used in our plastic collection comes from waste.

we now use recycled material in 80% of our plastic pots.

100% of our internal waste is recovered/reused.

we are shifting to even more eco-friendly packaging.

we reduced the use of more than 40.000 plastic bags, by replacing them with plastic tape, which is 100% recyclable.

1.500 tons of recycled compost were shipped by artevasi.

In our terracotta factory, our ovens are optimized to be energy efficient.

In our terracotta factory, we use rainwater to supply the production chain.

We plant trees where we extract the clay.

The company invested 7% of the turnover on technology and machinery.

This year we sold around 12 million pots.

Automation system for the raw material supply chain.

Implementation of automatic labeling.

We have implemented an innovative product approach.

Industry 4.0: optimisation of production, management and information processing processes.

87% of our suppliers are local/national.

All of our pots are made in Portugal.

Our internal conduct is governed by the principles of the SMETA code.

We had an amount of 1535 hours of external training.

14% increase in internal human capacity.

In leadership positions, 30% are women.

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Regarding everyone involved in our company, from suppliers, customers and workers, we have made some impressive achievements, promoting equality and fairness through every process.

We keep investing and innovating, whether it’s in new machinery, new product approach, automation of manual processes or shifting to the use of new and improved technologies.

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Our energy supply comes from solar panels.

55% of our raw material used in our plastic collection comes from waste.

we now use recycled material in 80% of our plastic pots.

100% of our internal waste is recovered/reused.

we are shifting to even more eco-friendly packaging.

we reduced the use of more than 40.000 plastic bags, by replacing
them with plastic tape, which is 100% recyclable.

1.500 tons of recycled compost were shipped by artevasi.

In our terracotta factory, our ovens are optimized to be energy efficient.

In our terracotta factory, we use rainwater to supply the production chain.

We plant trees where we extract the clay.

The company invested 7% of the turnover on technology
and machinery.

This year we sold around 12 million pots.

Automation system for the raw material supply chain.

Implementation of automatic labeling.

We have implemented an innovative product approach.

Industry 4.0: optimisation of production, management and
information processing processes.

87% of our suppliers are local/national.

All of our pots are made in Portugal.

Our internal conduct is governed by the principles of the SMETA code.

We had an amount of 1535 hours of external training.

14% increase in internal human capacity.

In leadership positions, 30% are women.

Our perseverance regarding sustainability led us to excellent results and new ambitions, making us proud of our achievements and looking for more sustainable solutions.

It’s our priority to keep a responsible stance and to keep improving our work so that our future can look brighter.

The path is neverending but we continue to work together to take our ideas
even further, taking care of our plants, our planet and our people.
The path is neverending but we continue to work together to take our ideas
even further, taking care of our plants, our planet and our people.
What are our goals for 2022?
With the bar set high, we couldn’t help to define some even more ambitious goals for next year, so our future looks even greener.
  • we will transform rejected pots into new ones.
  • we will use solar energy to power our production chain.
  • 60% of raw material to come from waste.
  • incorporate recycled plastic into 100% of the entire collection.
  • to have our first 100% recycled range - Toscana Range.
  • all packaging will be made of sustainable materials.
  • reduction of electricity and water consumption in our facilities.
  • achieve a level of service of 96.8%.
  • prepare around 32.000 orders.
  • send more than 15 million pots.
To guarantee the continuous improvement of its products and services, ARTEVASI is certified according to ISO 9001:2015 and is implementing an Environmental Management System according to ISO 14001:2015 in the same scope and making a more effective safety and health management at work.

To respond to the constant challenges imposed by the market, ARTEVASI has a department focused on the integrated management of quality, environment, safety and other requirements related to the business sustainability, having adopted since 2021 the SMETA 4 pillars social code of conduct, of the SEDEX, and the SCAN security code of conduct and the results of this performance are published on the websites of the respective entities.

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Certification of its Quality Management System according to ISO 9001:2015, within the scope of “Design & development, production, marketing and shipping of plastic vases and respective accessories. Sale and dispatch of ceramic vases and decorative irons.

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SMETA, SEDEX’s 4-pillar Social Audit, is based on labor, health and safety, environment and business ethics standards and is considered the largest social audit in the world.
Sedex Company Reference: ZC: 410549605

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SCAN, Security Audit according to the Supplier Compliance Audit Network Association (SCAN), which aims at supply chain security.

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Certification of its Quality Management System according to ISO 9001:2015, within the scope of “Design & development, production, marketing and shipping of plastic vases and respective accessories. Sale and dispatch of ceramic vases and decorative irons.

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SMETA, SEDEX’s 4-pillar Social Audit, is based on labor, health and safety, environment and business ethics standards and is considered the largest social audit in the world.
Sedex Company Reference: ZC: 410549605

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SCAN, Security Audit according to the Supplier Compliance Audit Network Association (SCAN), which aims at supply chain security.

This commitment of the organization to the continuous improvement of its processes has been a factor of great relevance for the efficiency of the organization and its image in the market.
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Our commitment towards Sustainability begins with the actions we take every day and in the permanent effort to incorporate our Sustainability Strategy, based on 4 principles: People, Planet, Business and our Purpose.

We do our best to create an environment that aims respect, freedom, access to safety and health conditions, in order to precisely standardize the rights of all employees. In addition, we ensure that everyone has the power to express themselves, valuing communication and opening space for cooperation and permanent improvement.

We support all genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, ages, nationalities and ethnicities, transforming said differences into what drives us — the constant desire to become better.

Artevasi adopts and respects the principles of the international code of conduct BSCI (Business Social Compliance Initiative) and has invited its suppliers to follow these principles, thus influencing the entire supply chain.

Integrated Management System Policy

Our purpose is to produce vases and accessories with an attractive design, in order to improve the quality of spaces and the well-being of people and plants.

To achieve this purpose, ARTEVASI, S.A. commits to:

• Satisfy the requirements of relevant interested parties, as well as compliance with legislation and other regulations in force applicable to the organization.
• Seek to anticipate and satisfy your customers’ expectations and needs.
• Establish and review quality objectives, in order to promote the continuous improvement of the Quality Management System.
• Invest in design and development activities that result in the creation of new product trends and increasingly sustainable products.
• Establish partnerships with all stakeholders that promote innovation and value creation.
• Ensuring the sustainability of the organization.
• Promote, within the entire organization, a focus on the customer, ensuring increased customer satisfaction, through a quality product and excellent service.
• Promote the management of environmental aspects in order to minimize their impacts on the development of its activities and on the prevention and control of pollution levels on the Planet.
• Ensuring a safe and healthy work environment for employees, preventing incidents and occupational diseases, through the promotion and monitoring of health, identification, assessment and control of risks, and information and awareness of its employees.