April 2011


Now more than ever, the environment is at the heart of peoples’ discussions and concerns. All of our company’s sectors of activity are talking about environmental initiatives. This week, we had 3 professionals in to speak about their vision for sustainable development and eco-responsible behaviour. Because the environment is a hot topic, we are pleased to be able to present you with more players or stakeholders over the coming weeks. “At JELD-WEN we understand that even a few small and simple actions can add up to significant results” says Jérôme Samson, Engineering Representative on the JELD-WEN Environmental Committee. Some of those are: – Installing recycling stations for all types of materials in easily accessible and strategic areas around the plant – Sensitizing our employees on how to prepare ecologically friendly lunch boxes – Having the administration and employees purchase dishes to reduce the use of disposable dishes and utensils -…