Our commitment as a socially responsible company means that we operate our facilities in a manner that protects people and the environment and preserves our world for future generations.

Operational Excellence

Operational Excellence is our commitment to reliably and flawlessly execute our operations to meet our goals in safety, environmental stewardship and efficiency. Operational Excellence enables us to build a sustainable future for ourselves and the many communities we serve.


Our environmental management system is part of the European management system and is certified in accordance with ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. An independent certification agency verifies the annual Site Environmental Report.

You can find all certificates here

Emissions Reduction

The Maasvlakte Site uses the latest technologies for emission control, noise abatement, water treatment and overall waste management. In fact, prevention and reduction of air and water emissions were key design goals for the facility.

Energy Efficiency

Our energy experts strive daily to improve our energy efficiency. The Maasvlakte plants were designed to be the most energy efficient ever constructed. Large-scale use of heat recovery and integration makes for an extremely efficient energy balance.