Environment stories and posts

Environmental Audit @LSG Sky Chefs

Environmental Management: Auditing is part of our DNA

Customer audits, internal audits, aviation security audits, quality audits etc. – the list of regular internal and external inspections at our LSG Sky Chefs facilities around the globe has been already very long. And, when putting myself in our operations managers’ position, ...

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Environmental Management: Producing our own Energy

Do you remember last time when the water at your house has been shut off, while you were just planning to take a shower or do the dishes? Not having any water or, even worse, any hot water for a couple of hours already poses a challenge in one’s own home. You can imagine th...

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Environmental Management: LEEN 100 – Saving energy by sharing know-how

A couple of days ago, two colleagues from our Customer Service Center (CSC) in Frankfurt and I were invited to the kick-off event of LEEN 100 (Learning Energy Efficiency Network) in the Rhine-Main area. I hadn’t heard of LEEN before and was curious to get to know more about it....

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Environmental Management: Recycling is not just Recycling

The LSG Sky Chefs environmental management system has been in place for over 20 years, and both the reduction of waste and recycling have been an essential part of it from the very beginning. When at home, it is quite easy to recycle and dispose of materials such as paper/carton,...

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Environmental Management: Staying ahead of new developments

In order for an Environmental Management program to be sustainable, the sharing of knowledge, experience, new ideas as well as the alignment of diverse activities are crucial – Environmental Management in my view is a project of continuous improvement and development. An opport...

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Environmental Management: Water – a resource we need to use carefully!

So far I have talked about the basic cornerstones of our environmental care program in my blog posts, for example about our Annual Report and our Manual, which support our facilities around the globe in all aspects of Environmental Management. In my next posts I would like to sho...

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Environmental Manual: Standardize environmental care!

As mentioned in my previous blog post, LSG Sky Chefs has a comprehensive Environmental Management System in place. This system is not static – we continuously learn from our experiences and integrate new aspects, methodologies, new legal requirements and specifications as well ...

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Environmental Report: Worth a read!

For almost 20 years, I have been the contact person for environmental care at LSG Sky Chefs. In 2008, we developed a structured and expansive Environmental Management System which is still considered unique in our airline catering industry. One of its fundamental features is the ...

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Caring about the Environment!

Protecting our environment is an important part of LSG Sky Chefs’ corporate responsibility. Sustainability, of course, does not only refer to taking care of the environment, but to all aspects of being socially responsible. This also includes how we treat our employees and how ...

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Where Airline Catering Meets Environmental Preservation

Composting program in Seattle saving 20 tons of waste per month...