KVPL's performance standards, which are part of the Sustainability Framework, have become globally recognised as a benchmark for environmental and social risk management in the local plantation sector. Our organisation aligned its focus and goals to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations in year 2015, with the underlying objectives of contributing to sustainable development and work for the betterment of society. For example, the Group adopted the International Sustainability and Carbon Footprint Certification to support the SDGs.
KVPL had adopted a framework on sustainability, referred to Promote Sustainability practices, as organisational winning key sustainability aspects in the production of Tea and Rubber. This framework enables the Company to realise its vision and mission in managing a balanced mix between sustainable growth and the interests of diverse stakeholders on sustainability.
Product Responsibility & Customer Health & Safety
All products and processes are fully compliant with ISO 22000:2005 and HACCP certification issued by the Sri Lanka Accreditation Board. Additionally all factories received GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) Certification.
In 2006 the Company became a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact Charter (UNGC), which is an initiative through which all member organizations pledge to uphold key principles in regard to Human Rights, Labour Standards, Environment and Anti-corruption...
KVPL strives to manage its business in such a manner that the environment is adequately protected, the use of natural resources is minimized, and that environmental management programmes are established to contribute towards the sustainability objectives of the company.