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EUROPE
PORTUGAL
AMARANTE CELEBRATED
THE FIRST 70 YEARS OF EGF
70 YEARS OF AN EUROPEAN COMPANY OF REFERENCE IN THE ENVIRONMENTAL SECTOR AND A LEADER IN PORTUGAL.
EGF has 70 years of history and a business path of excellence, now being a European company of reference in the environmental sector and a leader in the treatment and recovery of waste
in Portugal.
In this context, and looking to the future, EGF hosted at Casa da Calçada, in Amarante, a work meeting with
its leaders to discuss the topics that characterise the company’s present and future activity. At a time when there are many variables and uncertainties in the waste sector, EGF is once again planning and bringing to fruition solutions, because it believes that its solid past is
a lever for a promising future.
Gabriela Ventura, Chairperson of the Board of Directors, set guidelines and
the expected results of the 11 working groups formed for this meeting, which
at the end of the session presented the  ndings of the discussion around the key topics of EGF’s activity. In her speech, she acknowledged the work carried out in the past, the challenges of the present and the need to innovate and to show actual and measurable results in a future that is starting to be worked on right now.
The 11 work groups were led by
selected Employees, coming from all concessionaires, who had the mission
of leading the discussion around a prede ned topic and presenting solutions
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on such diverse topics as energy production, initiatives for the reduction of work accidents or speci c initiatives for business areas.
Founded on 22 December 1947, the  rst 70 years of EGF are characterised by innovation. Considering the presented proposals, the near future promises materialisation, business and expansion.
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Gabriela Ventura Chairperson of the Board of Directors.
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