Valio’s environmental policy commits us to acquiring technology that reduces environmental impacts, using ingredients and energy efficiently, and favouring packages that are re-usable, recyclable or suited to energy fraction. The figures reported cover Valio’s operations in Finland.
Energy efficiency ›
Dairy processes consume energy in the form of steam and electricity. The latter is mainly required in process equipment use and cooling.
Material efficiency ›
Valio Production’s waste management is based on sorting. Sorting instructions at our production sites have been adjusted according to locally availabl...
Two operations that consume a lot of water in dairies are cooling and cleaning. Cooling is primarily accomplished using surface water that is returned...