WE'RE MAKING A SUSTAINABLE IMPACT ON THE PLANET

WE'RE MAKING A SUSTAINABLE IMPACT ON THE PLANET

We are Carbon Neutral

We are Carbon Neutral

Every year, together with Rete Clima, we calculate the annual greenhouse gas emissions generated by all our operations.

We have zeroed our climate impact thanks to projects to reduce and offset our CO2 emissions.

BECAUSE WE CARE ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY

BECAUSE WE CARE ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY

Because for us, respecting the environment and people is fundamental.

We want the Legami experience to be a positive one in every way

OUR 5 PROJECTS IN SUPPORT OF THE ENVIRONMENT

GENERATING SOLAR ENERGY IN INDIA
2022, SOLAR POWER PROJECT
BY BABA GROUP

GENERATING SOLAR ENERGY IN INDIA

We promote the production of clean, affordable energy, reducing the threat posed by air pollution in the district, of Sehore, Madhya Pradesh (India).

The project brings social and economic benefits to the population, in particular:

  • A tailored training programme
    A tailored training programme for plant engineers and operators
  • The creation of new jobs
    The creation of new jobs to build and maintain the project
  • Solar energy
    Solar energy 5 MW of renewable solar energy
GENERATING WIND ENERGY IN INDIA
2022, WIND POWER PROJECT
IN RAJASTHAN

GENERATING WIND ENERGY IN INDIA

We support the production of energy from renewable sources with the installation of 16 wind turbine generators in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan (India).

The project delivers social and economic benefits, in particular by providing a tailored training programme for plant engineers and operators.

  • Wind energy
    Wind energy 20 MW of renewable wind energy
GENERATING SOLAR ENERGY IN INDIA
2022, BRAZIL NUT CONCESSIONS
IN MADRE DE DIOS

FOREST CONSERVATION IN PERU

The Brazil Nut Concessions project prevents deforestation and protects the biodiversity of 500,000 acres in the Peruvian Amazon in the province of Madre de Dios. The project aims to redirect the local economy towards harvesting Brazil nuts, a precious commodity which can only be found in the centuries-old rainforest protected by the project.

  • Creation of alternative sources of income and new work opportunities
    Creation of alternative sources of income and new work opportunities
  • Technical and legal assistance
    Technical and legal assistance for Brazil nut harvesters
  • Supply of machinery, technology and equipment
    Supply of machinery, technology and equipment
  • A partner training programme
    A partner training programme on sustainable forest management, fire prevention and related topics
GENERATING SOLAR ENERGY IN INDIA
2021, MAISA REDD+PROJECT

PROTECTING FORESTS AND BIODIVERSITY IN BRAZIL

We promote the conservation and development of Brazil's forests, protecting critically endangered species.

  • Creation of alternative sources of income and new work opportunities
    28,753 hectares
  • Technical and legal assistance
    128 species of flora (8 of which are endangered)
  • Supply of machinery, technology and equipment
    350 species of fauna (29 of which are endangered)
GENERATING SOLAR ENERGY IN INDIA
2021, ALLAIN DUHANGAN
HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT (ADHP)

GENERATING CLEAN ENERGY IN INDIA

We support the construction and operation of a hydroelectric plant, generating clean energy in India's Kullu district.

  • Creation of alternative sources of income and new work opportunities
    -495,000 tCO2 / year Reduction of overall CO2 emissions by around 495,000 tCO2 per year.

WE EXPECT OUR SUPPLIERS TO ENSURE EXCELLENT WORKING CONDITIONS

We have mapped our suppliers’ chains to develop a plan to comply with international ethical standards. We want to ensure the best working conditions everywhere in the world.

Solar panels and certified energy for our headquarters

Solar panels

Our premises have photovoltaic panels that enable us to meet almost all of our energy needs.

Energia verde

We only buy certified green energy from renewable sources.

Environmental impact of our shops low

We have developed guidelines to keep the environmental impact of our shops low.

With compostable shopping bags and recyclable receipts, we build sustainability into every detail

From our raw materials to our products: everything is carefully considered, down to the last detail. Reuse, recycle and put it to good use!

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NEW SHOPPING BAGS

We’ve replaced all the shopping bags in our shops with compostable bags or materials derived from cane sugar, like Green-PE.

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RECYCLABLE RECEIPT PAPER

Have you ever seen our receipts? They're blue, and you can recycle them as paper, unlike traditional receipts.

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PRODUCTS WITH FSC® CERTIFIED PAPER

We guarantee the traceability of the paper and wood we use in all stages of the production process.

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We support the non-profit CESVI and the Cape Town House of Smiles.

For 15 years, we have been been supporting CESVI, a non-profit, and Casa del Sorriso (House of Smiles) in Cape Town, South Africa.

This is a special place where women who have been the victims of domestic violence and their children can find refuge. Here, they will receive care, protection, medical and psychological assistance, and will rediscover their smiles thanks to specific support programmes.

IMAGES OF EVERYDAY LIFE AT THE CAPE TOWN SMILE HOUSE

La casa del sorriso - Capetown La casa del sorriso - Capetown
La casa del sorriso - Capetown La casa del sorriso - Capetown
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Legami Forest Day

As part of a larger environmental project, we plan on planting only native trees and shrubs in Bergamo to improve air quality, increase biodiversity and mitigate temperatures in our area.

The Legami Forest Day is part of Rete Clima's Foresta Italia project, a national forestation project that has received the moral patronage of Italian Ministry for Ecological Transition and the Ministry for Agriculture, Food, and Forestry Policies and which has 3 macro objectives:

Rebuilding

Rebuilding urban natural capital

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Increasing human biodiversity

Mitigazione

Temperature mitigation

Our next goals: national forestry projects and less packaging

Within the next 3 years, we will strive to:

Actively participate in national forestry projects.


Apply technical guidelines for opening new shops with a low carbon footprint.


Ensure that working conditions throughout the supply chain are respected and protected.


Continue the work of reducing and offsetting greenhouse gas emissions.


Reduce packaging and explore how to replace current materials with more sustainable raw materials.


Renew the company's Carbon Neutrality policy.

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There's no planet B

With our products, we strive to make you feel good, and the planet too!

Contribute to our Green Mission and do your best to protect our environment.