The following examples underline SOCFIN’s pro-active commitment to sustainable development:

 

Nain Camp School Opening at LAC

Shipping line Safmarine and Socfinco together with the Liberia Agricultural Company (LAC) cooperated on an educational project at LAC in Liberia and built an additional 5 classroom school at Nain Camp. On Saturday February the 4th 2012, the official school opening took place.

Lagooning systems in Cameroon

Socapalm and Safacam are building new lagooning systems in order to depurate the effluents from their 6 palm oil mills

RSPO certification Socfindo

Two Socfindo mills, Tanah Gambus and Bangun Bandar, have obtained RSPO certification.

ISO 9000 implementation

The Socfin Group has decided to certify its rubber factories according to the ISO 9000 standard in order to ensure that both internal quality requirements and customer needs are always met.

LAC school system

It is company policy to invest in education and support the schools within our concession and surrounding communities. LAC plantation in Liberia is a good example of this company commitment.

Environmental protection at SoGB

SoGB have decided to remove 1,511 hectares, almost 5% of the concession, to create four protection zones.