Industrial Milk Company is big producer of agricultural products of plant and animal origin. That’s why its activities are connected with the utilization of large amounts of natural resources. Due to this fact, as well as to the publicity of business and following the principles of responsible attitude to the environment, IMC pays primary attention to ecological management and control.
Recently the ecologists have conducted independent expertise, and its conclusions have shown that within the issues of the influence on the environment, IMC totally follows Ukrainian ecological legislation.
Rational use of water and energy resources, proper treatment of wastes, especially from animal husbandry, strict control of transporting, storage and use of pesticides and mineral fertilizers – all the production operations are held following mentioned above principles.
IMC also actively introduces the practices of reduction of pesticides and agrochemicals use. It is done by the implementation of mixtures of pesticides with plant growth stimulators, biologically active substances and foliar fertilization with nitrogen fertilizers, that altogether leads to pesticides dose decrease with its application efficiency remaining at the same level. Also all the pesticides are applied within optimal agrotechnological periods, which gives opportunity to decrease the quantity of applications. Biologic methods of plant protection are also widely used for plant protection – for this reason IMC possesses its own laboratory for Trichogramma growing.
IMC is efficient socially and environmentally-responsible company.