Quality and environment

CERTIFICATIONS

At COGELSA we have the necessary technical team and human resources to design and manufacture products with the uniqueness that each project requires, with the concepts of quality, environment, innovation and continuous improvement that are managed under the Six Sigma philosophy, being at the forefront, with a clear focus on the customer. Therefore, our work system is in accordance with International Quality Standards UNE-EN-ISO 9001 and Environment UNE-EN-ISO 14001, in which we have been certified since 1999 and 2003, respectively.

We are also certified as research and development for the following projects: “Metales 015, research and development of lubricants for metal processing with low environmental impact” and “Research and development of special lubricants for low-impact machinery”. Projects certified by EQA with numbers 461.836 and 461.871 in the field of application and interpretation of tax benefits (tax deduction for R&D&I activities). This certification does not imply approval or homologation of the product, process or service that is the object of the project.

THE WHOLE COGELSA RANGE OF LUBRICANTS FOR THE FOOD INDUSTRY ARE HALAL CERTIFIED

COGELSA obtained the Halal certification for the 66 products that make up the wide range of lubricants suitable for accidental contact with food (H1 category) and vaselines from the Halal Institute.

COGELSA has a wide range of products approved by the certification body NSF International.

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QUALITY, ENVIRONMENT AND SAFETY POLICY

COGELSA, a company dedicated to the DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, MANUFACTURING, MARKETING AND TECHNICAL ADVICE OF INDUSTRIAL LUBRICANT PRODUCTS, understands that it is key to the development of the organisation and, therefore, establishes the following fundamental pillars as its reference policy:

  • Continuous improvement of the Quality of products and services, of the Environmental Management System and of the Occupational Safety System.
  • Compliance with current legislation and other requirements subscribed to by COGELSA.
  • Training and information of employees and the agents involved as an essential element for the development of the organisation, achieving their full integration and participation.
To satisfy the needs of our customers, to achieve our own personal satisfaction, and to consolidate and improve our competitiveness and our expansion in the market:
  • To prioritise the prevention of defects rather than their correction.
  • To strengthen production planning in order to maximise the performance of the facilities.
  • To provide the necessary resources for the improvement of process control and the achievement of objectives and targets.
  • To ensure the maintenance of the company's facilities, as well as the order and cleanliness of the factory.
To carry out our activity with the utmost respect for the protection of the environment:
  • Identify and ensure the correct management of environmental aspects.
  • Efficient and sustainable management of natural resources, energy efficiency, the use of renewable energies and the reduction of greenhouse gases.
  • Minimise waste.
  • Prevent pollution and, where possible, minimise environmental impact.
  • Incorporate environmental criteria in the management of the business.
Ensure occupational health and safety protection:
  • Identify and prevent occupational hazards.
  • To have the appropriate installations, equipment and tools.
  • Favouring coordination with personnel for risk management.
  • Incident and accident management.
  • Emergency preparedness and fire safety.
  • Incorporate safety criteria in the management of the business.

INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

COGELSA, as a packaging company of products that can end up with the final consumer, takes part in ECOEMBES, contributing to the Management System of packaging waste, aimed at achieving the recycling and recovery targets set by the Law on Packaging and Packaging Waste. This IMS offers a global, efficient solution in the management of household packaging waste from products placed on the market. The domestic packaging of the products marketed by COGELSA, therefore collaborate in the financing of the costs for the management of packaging waste.

COGELSA, is adhered to the INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR INDEPENDENT PRODUCERS (SIGPI in Spanish), in order to fulfil the obligations of R.D: 679/2006 of 2 June, regulating the management of used industrial oils.