• ReACT Responsibly_Milestones

    AKU constantly strives to improve the performance in terms of limiting the environmental impact of its activities and not only with regard to the PRODUCT, but in more general terms about the INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATION and relations with the COMMUNITY.

AKU for mountain

First awareness campaign on the correct disposal of waste.

2010

Act Responsible

Birth of the RESPONSIBLE ACTING project. Creation of Product, Operations and Community groups.

2011

Recycling program

100% packaging in recyclable material and free of adhesives.

Environmental conservation

Membership of EOCA European Outdoor Conservation Association - European association of outdoor companies committed to environmental protection.

2011


Recycling program

Management of recycling of raw materials packaging.

2012


Stiftung Warentest

The German consumer protection foundation judges the Trekker Lite GTX model as the trekking shoe with the best performance and the lowest level of pollutants on the German market.

2013

Recycling program

Adoption of the new VIBRAM tread compound derived from a recycling process.

2013

Aku against microplastic

Elimination of heat shrinkable plastic in packaging processes.

2013

Designed to reduce

1. Design of the exhibition stand in wood of local origin, untreated, with reduced energy consumption and entirely free from disposable plastics.

2. 100 & pop material free from petroleum substances.

2014

Environmental conservation

1. ISO14001 environmental certification.

2. Outdoor Industry Award Italy for the best environmental protection project.

2015

Aku against microplastic

100% paper adhesive tape for shipping goods packaging.

2015

Designed to reduce

Production of BELLAMONT PLUS, the first footwear with low environmental impact with the use of DANI - ZERO IMPACT leather, free from chromium and with CO2 emissions of the production process entirely compensated.

2015

Environmental conservation

Creation of Restricted Substances List based on SATRA.

2016

Environmental conservation

EDP Environmental Product Declaration - Certified environmental impact declaration for the Bellamont Plus model, the first footwear on the outdoor market to achieve this goal.

2017

Recycling program

Adoption of recycled PET and Dyed solution fabric for lifestyle / multiterrain models.

2017

Designed to reduce

Launch of the MINIMA project, footwear developed with the aim of minimizing the consumption of materials and energy, maximizing the use of elements from recycling processes. In 2020 MINIMA is awarded with ISPO AWARD GOLD in the urban outdoor lifestyle category.

2018

Social commitment

Intertek Achivment Award for AKU Simanovic plant - Serbia related to health, safety standards and production process management system.

2018

Aku against microplastic

100% paper labels on packaging.

2019

Environmental conservation

100% FSC paper for communication materials.

2019

Environmental conservation

1. AKU is part of the EOG Climate Action group.

2. 100% LED light sources in the AKU plant in Montebelluna.

3. 100% compostable cups for coffee break.

 

2020

Designed to reduce

100% recycled GRS certified laces for AKU direct production footwear.

2020

Environmental conservation

1. 100% recycled GRS certified laces for AKU direct production footwear.

2. Carbon Footprint Systematic Approach certification for the process of calculating the CO2 emissions of each individual model.

2021

Social commitment

Activation of the Outdoor 4ALL inclusion project. Collaboration with Disabilincorsa Association.

2021

Bentornato!

-10%

Ottieni subito il 10% di sconto ed entra a far parte della famiglia AKU.

Rimani aggiornato sulle novità e sulle avventure nella natura.

10%

Ottieni subito il 10% di sconto ed entra a far parte della famiglia AKU.

Rimani aggiornato sulle novità e sulle avventure nella natura.

Utilizzando il sito, accetti l'utilizzo dei cookie da parte nostra. maggiori informazioni

Questo sito NON utilizza alcun cookie di profilazione. Sono invece utilizzati i cookie di terze parti legati alla presenza dei social plugin. Proseguire la navigazione mediante accesso ad altra area del sito o selezionando un elemento dello stesso comporta la prestazione di consenso all'utilizzo dei cookies. Per avere maggiori informazioni o modificare il vostro consenso all'utilizzo dei cookie clicca qui.

Chiudi

protetto da reCAPTCHA: privacy - termini