As part of our strategy, we seek to achieve high standards of environmental certification in our real estate projects with the aim of having a modern and sustainable portfolio.
Our shopping malls located in the City of Buenos Aires are already part of the Circular Economy Network.
It is an initiative of the Government of the City of Buenos Aires that creates an articulated workspace between the different actors that are part of society (companies, NGOs and universities) to build a more sustainable city. Alto Palermo Shopping, Dot Baires Shopping, Alcorta Shopping, Patio Bullrich, Distrito Arcos and Abasto Shopping have already signed the adhesion.
It implies our commitment and effort to work on different actions that strengthen recycling and promote the circular economy.
GREEN SEAL FOR ALTO PALERMO SHOPPING
The Ministry of Public Space and Urban Hygiene of the city of Buenos Aires granted the Green Seal to Alto Palermo shopping
• This Seal is part of the initiative of the Circular Economy Network
• Alto Palermo is the first of the shopping malls that it certifies. It obtained a 2-star rating, which implies good practices and a commitment to responsible waste management.
• The certification process includes training for both tenants and their own employees and audits carried out by the city government.
The new projects of the Company incorporate standards and sustainability criteria adapted to the activity and expected commercial destination, such as systems for the use of rainwater and condensate water, the slowdown in the discharge of rainwater, the increase of green spaces, facilities and equipment with more efficient technologies, among others.
COVID-19 Protocol Seal of the IRAM
Throughout the COVID19 pandemic, the Company demonstrated to tenants and visitors its commitment to complying with best practices that guarantee safety in Shopping Centers, through the certification of the verified COVID-19 Protocol Seal of the IRAM body, aimed at the company\'s 14 shopping malls.
It consisted of:
Work carried out from the shopping malls and the different areas (Occupational Hygiene and Safety, HR, Marketing, Security, Sales, TIS, Process Quality)
Certificate of Environmental Aptitude
In 2022, Abasto Shopping obtained the Certificate of Environmental Aptitude.
The latest office buildings developed by the Company have the characteristics necessary to achieve LEED certifications.
The Zetta building inaugurated in May 2019, located in the Polo Dot shopping complex in the north of the City of Buenos Aires, achieved the Leed Gold Core & Shell certification.
DELLA PAOLERA 261.
“Della Paolera 261” building, located in the Catalinas area, inaugurated in December 2020, has the necessary characteristics to receive the LEED Gold Core & Shell certification, and the company is working on this process.