Among 36 companies worldwide meeting GRI-G4 sustainability reporting materiality requirements
As of May 2014, Salt of the Earth is one of only 36 companies worldwide - and the first Israeli company - to pass GRI materiality matters check in the latest sustainability report for meeting new, advanced GRI-G4 guidelines. The report is based on 2013 performance data.
'Sustainability is an integral part of the Salt of the Earth DNA. From the beginning, the company has taken steps to find the perfect balance between production, society and environment,' says CEO Dovik Tal. 'We are committed to sustainable strategy in every aspect, starting by sourcing high purity sea salt products and taking care of the environment. We are developing a cutting-edge sustainable growth company focused on innovation, pure and high-value products, all with minimal ecological impact.'
The GRI report covers a wide range of sustainable topics, including: environment, minimum ecological impact, wild life preservation, natural processing, water waste management, product innovation, employee training/development and community investment.
Salt of the Earth uses nature’s resources to produce pure sea salt from the Red Sea and Dead Sea by evaporating the salt in pond system near the sea. This natural processing ensures three main sustainable benefits:
'As a productive and innovative company, we believe sustainability is the right approach for responsible management, while minimising negative impacts and promoting the positive values we share with parties around us, near and far,' adds Tal.