EMAS Catalonia 2016 Awards Ceremony


Entrega de Premios EMAS Cataluña 2016

On November 16th in the Pedralbes Palace in Barcelona, have been handed the Catalonia EMAS awards in a ceremony presided over by the Minister of the Territory and Sustainability, the Honourable Mr Josep Rull..

These awards organized by Club EMAS with the collaboration of the Department of Territory and Sustainability, recognize the efforts made by the organizations that have implemented the European volunteer management system EMAS.

During the ceremony have been also given awards to companies and other organizations that have been for 10 years with EMAS in Catalonia and certificates to new registrations for the years 2015 and 2016, as it is the case of CILSA which got certified in the first quarter of 2016. Mr. Pere Tohà picked up the certificate as Organization and General Services Manager of CILSA.

The winners are:

  • - Award to the Best Environmental Statement for Cosmo Caixa Barcelona. The jury also has made a special mention to ATLL, concessionaire of the Generalitat.
  • - Award to the Best Action of Involvement of the Stakeholders for Siemens, Cornellà Factory, by the initiative "environmental eco-tender" and the Guide ECO-2014.
  • - Award to the Best Environmental improvement for Comexi Group Industries, which recognizes the environmental improvements made with the perspective of the life cycle of products.
  • - Award to the Best Performance of Sustainable Mobility for the Town Hall of Sant Cugat del Vallès, for actions related to sustainable mobility to the municipality.