The construction industry is responsible for several environmental impacts, due to the great demand for natural resources used in the execution of projects, such as water and energy consumption and generation of waste.
For some time now, Rio Verde has been using the concept of the 3Rs (Reduce, Reuse and Recycle). The company’s goal is to minimize the extraction of natural resources and, at the same time, reduce the volume of waste going to landfills. The concept is widely spread and put into practice in all the company’s administrative spheres and covers a broad network of partners.
At Rio Verde the sustainability concept is worked on considering five pillars: