Streamlined customer deliveries to Viparis sites, grouped shipments and clean transport between the Gennevilliers off-site storage facility and our venues (currently implemented at the Palais des Congrès de Paris).
- A reduced carbon footprint as part of France’s National Low-Carbon Strategy
100% green electricity at 9 of our 11 sites
Automated controls to eliminate unnecessary consumption and investment in energy retrofits
- Better recycling and less food waste
Gradual rollout of waste sorting at all of our sites, which can be offered as a service to our clients. An outstanding example of this is the sorting centre at the Palais des Congrès de Paris, which enabled us in 2019 to recycle nearly 44% of waste generated.
Assessment of our suppliers’ CSR commitments
Agreements with our approved caterers that include mandatory continuous improvement concerning organic food offerings, supply chain length and efforts to use compostable containers
Management of 300,000 m2 of green spaces, greener venues and roofs and introduction of a biodiversity charter (elimination of pesticide use).
Installation of nearly two dozen beehives and nesting boxes at certain sites, and an eco-grazing project that uses sheep to keep the grounds at Paris Nord Villepinte trimmed
Long-term partnerships with Emmaüs, la Cravate Solidaire, To Good To Go, Défi d’Orphée, etc.
Viparis is a signatory of the Paris Climate Agreement, the Diversity Charter and supports the Net Zero Carbon Events.