Every year, we maintain and renew our commitment to sustainable transformation, as established in our Strategic Plan for Sustainability and CSR Management.
“La Unión aims to be a transforming agent and play an active and productive role in sustainable development. For us, sustainability creates a positive feedback loop and is the best innovation tool in the sector.”
Marketing Director La Unión
The 10 Commandments of Sustainability
to the Circular Economy
Renewing our commitment to
We have renewed our commitment to the 10 Principles of the United Nations Global Compact Spanish Network, as well as our contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) of the 2030 Agenda
We continue working towards our consolidation as a socially responsible company, reporting our most notable advances in terms of sustainability, human rights, labour standards, the environment and the fight against corruption, with bio-economy, innovation and social development as strategic pillars.
We practise sustainable development
We retain talent and improve the well-being of our stakeholders
Reconciling work and family life.
Equality Plans with 50% women in positions of responsibility.
Family Plan Solidarity projects.
7,654 hours of training, culture, and social and environmental projects.
Comprehensive, free advice to farmers, transparency around daily pricing and an online communication channel.
Use of 3 in-house laboratories, where we carry out more than 64,000 analyses per year.
Agreements with cultural, university and training entities in order to promote employment.
School programmes promoting healthy eating habits and sports activities.
Environmental protection through innovation.
Equality in the Company
Important women-led areas
Talent development • Food • Quality and Safety • Sales • Communication Department • R&D
Over 3,500 farmers
Installation of photovoltaic solar plants at the Long Fresh, Merpo and Primores centres.
Update of carbon and water footprints.
Projects to improve the use of resources in agriculture.
Creation of a neutrality roadmap built on a Science-Based Targets Initiative.
Projects focussed on sustainable production, in collaboration with Koppert & Kimitec.
Improved traceability to reduce waste and energy consumption.
Procurement certified by the Ministry of Ecological Transition and Demographic Challenges.
Development of a line of coatings to extend the useful life of produce.