Sustainability in the Conglomerate

Itaú Unibanco S.A.

For Itaú Unibanco, sustainability is creating value for its customers and for society in the day to day operation. Learn more on the Sustainability Portal.

Access the sustainability site of the Itaú Unibanco (Portuguese only)



As the leader in all segments it operates in, Duratex works hard at being a reference and to be able to influence through good examples. Our challenge is to improve the sustainability principles in our activities, aiming at adding value and maintaining business continuity.

Access the sustainability site of the Duratex



Alpargatas makes ongoing investments to bring into balance the three dimensions of its business – economic, social, and environmental – because it believes this is the most efficient way for sustainable growth and to help build up social inclusion and improve the quality of life of future generations. Transparent performance is based on the Company’s values: Ethics, Respect for People, Innovation, Customer Satisfaction, and Commitment. Alpargatas’ social responsibility and corporate citizenship branch is represented by Instituto Alpargatas (


Respect for life and the environment is one of NTS’s non-negotiable values. This responsibility permeates the company, from the maintenance of operations to the development of new activities. NTS’s actions abide by strict safety standards, mitigate environmental externalities, and promote social benefits inherent in its activities. Therefore, each new undertaking is based on studies and programs developed to identify and assess any possible impacts on communities, fauna and flora, soil, water resources and the air. In addition, measures to eliminate, minimize or make up for any adverse impacts are also proposed. Integrating undertakings into the local communities is one of the company’s vital assumptions. Environment Licensing provides for the company’s developing activities in compliance with applicable legislation throughout their life cycle.

This process comprises monitoring the compliance with legal requirements and environmental restrictions, as well as with the deadlines established for renewing Operating Permits (