The registration of Vivendi’s (Paris:VIV) head office to the European
Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS), which recognizes the company’s
efforts in taking environmental actions, was recently renewed. In
France, some thirty companies only were awarded this certificate by the
Ministry for Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy.
Vivendi was first awarded this certificate in 2009. The renewal confirms
the group’s continuous efforts to improve environmental performance.
More stringent than the international ISO 14001 standard, the EMAS
certificate is one of the most demanding schemes in the field of
environmental management on a daily basis and with the close involvement
Vivendi is at the hearts of the
worlds of content, platforms and interactive networks.
combines the world leader in video games (Activision Blizzard), the
world leader in music (Universal Music Group), the French leader in
alternative telecoms (SFR), the Moroccan leader in telecoms (Maroc
Telecom Group), the leading alternative broadband operator in Brazil
(GVT) and the French leader in pay-TV (Canal+ Group).
2011, Vivendi achieved revenues of €28.8 billion and adjusted net income
of €2.95 billion. The Group has over 58,300 employees. www.vivendi.com