TECHNOLOGY WITH A SUSTAINABLE APPROACH

ARABLE SOIL

99%
Up to 99% less arable soil
compared to traditional methods
4,000 kg of Curcuma roots
10,000 m2 of arable soil
4,000 kg of Curcuma cell culture
100 m2 of industrial soil
4,000 kg of Curcuma roots
10,400 l/kg
4,000 kg of Curcuma cell culture
1.375 l/kg

WATER

99.98%
Up to 99.98% water savings
compared to traditional crops

WATER

99.98%
Up to 99.98% water savings
compared to traditional crops
4,000 kg of Curcuma roots
10,400 l/kg
4,000 kg of Curcuma cell culture
1.375 l/kg

CARBON FOOTPRINT

Reduce of carbon footprint
compared to traditional crops

VYTRUS SUSTAINABILITY

The industry is immersed in innovation and also committed to environmental sustainability. We strongly believe in this double approach in the cosmetic sector and so that we apply this approach to our procedures as a firm:

  • Possibility of working with exotic plants: threatened and endemic species.

  • Minimal impact on the ecosystem. Just a seed or a tiny part of the plant is enough to develop a cellular line.

  • No GMO

  • Herbicides and pesticides free
  • Environmentally friendly

  • No listed allergens.

  • COSMOS and ECOCERT certified

ISO certified Vytrus

Proof of the value and commitment as a socially responsible company is our ISO 9001: 2015 certification, which is the World Reference in Business Quality Management. It is designed to help organizations ensure that they meet the needs and expectations of both customers and other stakeholders, based on internationally recognized quality management principles established by the International Standards Organization (ISO). It is a fundamental tool that helps us drive success, profitability and market potential, as well as the continuous improvement of our internal processes and the customer experience.

Vytrus certified in GMPs Cosmetic Ingredient (EFfCI)

At Vytrus Biotech we obtained the Good Manufacturing Practices for Cosmetics Ingredients (GMPs certificate) certificate, being the first biotechnology SME in the country to obtain it and thus joining the 9 Spanish companies to obtain this recognition. With this certificate we intend to guarantee the safety of the final consumer, as well as the prevention of cross contamination and microbiological contamination. The GMP accredits companies for good management of key guidelines to be used in the pharmaceutical industry and guarantees quality and safety in the production of cosmetic ingredients.

Vytrus recognized with EcoVadis Silver Medal 2020

The corporate social responsibility of the company has led Vytrus to achieve the Ecovadis certification (Silver Medal) in its first year of evaluation. Ecovadis is an international global qualification platform that evaluates Corporate Social Responsibility in more than 75,000 companies around the world. It covers non-financial management systems: the impact on the environment, labor practices, human rights, ethics, and sustainable purchasing. This Silver Medal includes Vytrus in 25% of the companies worldwide that reach this category.

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Vytrus member of Respon.cat

At Vytrus we are committed to cooperation and mutual enrichment between companies, seeking synergies and collaboration formulas.

For this reason, after attending the RSC.pime training program, Vytrus accepted the invitation of Respon.cat to be a member of their organization. An opportunity to participate with the aim of promoting a qualitative and quantitative leap in CSR in Catalonia, in a space for debate and collaboration with other companies. Thus, Vytrus wants to continue developing its CSR project focused as a strategic and cultural factor of the company, cooperating in the achievement of the sustainable development objectives (SDG).

Vytrus’ Code of Ethics

Ethics is a fundamental value in the development of our work, it is a trust-generating factor that represents a true seal of distinction that our workers, clients and collaborators value in an extraordinary way. Ethical behavior is based on the principles and values ​​of Vytrus Biotech. Therefore, knowing them must be a priority for everyone, as it is for Vytrus to ensure their compliance.

Vytrus has approved a Code of Ethics (Principles of Business Conduct) common for all members of the organization, with which it intends to provide itself with a structure of regulatory compliance, ethics and corporate social responsibility that not only adapts to current legislation, but also meet the best standards and practices for business ethics, regulatory compliance and corporate social responsibility in your industry. A fundamental part of this structure is made up of this Code of Ethics, which establishes the principles, values ​​and basic lines of action of its entire system.

It is very important that everyone in the company is familiar with this Code. Through it we guide the entire team on what their way of acting should be in situations of difficult ethical management. It is not intended to be exhaustive or a list of standards. Its objective is to help all professionals to lay the foundations of an ethical behavior and clarify the uncertainties that frequently arise. In addition, through this document, the firm wants to provide mutual help and permanent consultation, so all the company and its stakeholders can continue building a business project of which we can feel proud of its values.

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