Manufacturing and Sustainability at Velcro Companies

3Sustainability and Green Manufacturing Practices

Our commitment to sustainability is an investment in our collective future. It means meeting our present needs while preserving the planet for those who come after us. Our goal: A brighter future for our customers, our suppliers, our employees, and our neighbors.

Sustainable Manufacturing Processes

Our production methods economize energy use and provide better quality products. Every day, our sustainable manufacturing processes demonstrate our pledge to incorporate sustainability in everything we do:

We regularly partner with consultants, customers, suppliers, and neighbors to rethink how we can positively affect our environment – and then put those ideas into motion.

ISO 14001 Environmental Management Standards

Velcro Companies is ISO 14001 certified for our environmental management system (EMS). Since 2003, we have met or exceeded our annual goals while managing more than 1,300 environmental initiatives. We have reduced our overall environmental impact by 25% while simultaneously expanding our manufacturing capacity. By expanding our EMS, we are able to minimize our impact on our natural environment, control costs, and produce higher-quality products with greater efficiency.