We grow sugarcane, produce and commercialize sugar (white, special white, brown, light white, light brown, raw) and brown sugar. Valdez, is the only Ecuadorian Mill that has been awarded with the INEN Certificate Seal Renewal.
Responsibility with the Product
We are one of the first companies
to receive this certification.
Ecuadorian Environmental Certification Punto Verde awarded Compañía Azucarera Valdez SA as an Ecoefficient company.
Compañía Azucarera Valdez SA, has obtained the maximum certification stipulated in the ECUADORIAN ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATION MECHANISM PUNTO VERDE, AS ECO-EFFICIENT COMPANY, granted by the Environment Ministry of Ecuador through the letter MAE-SCA-2014-0864 signed on April 8th, 2014, for the implementation of four cases of cleaner production:
-Innovation: New technology for extracting cane juice.
65.85% reduction in lubricant acquisitions for the sugar extraction process thanks to the incorporation of new technology for extracting the cane juice and reuse of dialysis oils.
-Energy: Use of bagasse as fuel and elimination of 100% of fuel consumption.
-Materials: Management of Biological Control of Pests for the cultivation of sugarcane and elimination of 100% of pesticides and chemical insecticides.
- Water: Optimization of the water resource through coated irrigation channels -Victoria Project.
Savings of irrigation water of 714,482.27 m3 / year due to the coating with geomembranes of the irrigation water channels of the Victoria Project (1229.65 ha).
Accredited Certification ISO 22000: 2005.
Food Safety Management System.
Management focused on achieving an international harmonization that allows improvement of food security during the course of the entire supply chain. Certification ISO 9001: 2008
Quality management system.
Process management is oriented towards continuous improvement which not only facilitates the efficiency in internal processes but also demands that the work environment must be taken care of in 6.4. Certification ISO 14001: 2004.
Environmental Management System.
Being consistent with our philosophy, we obtained the certification in environmental management, which is intended to reduce the impact on the environment. ISO Certification OHSAS 18001: 2007
Safety and health Management System at work.
Management focused on reducing risks in order to avoid accidents and to take care of the health and safety of people who are inside the company's facilities.