UTC Aerospace Systems’ Ratier-Figeac site has been awarded the 2013 Environmental Management award in recognition of the facility’s significant long-term environmental improvement. This significant honor is bestowed upon the United Technologies business unit location which shows the most improvement over the previous two-year period.
Ratier-Figeac has shown a great commitment to the methodical reduction of its water and electrical consumption over the last two years. The facility has also cut back emissions of both greenhouse and non-greenhouse gas while reducing overall waste generation.
The recognition also highlights Ratier-Figeac’s reduction of air toxins and hazardous air pollutants as an important part of the site’s impressive, long-term financial success. Significant environmental improvements have helped Ratier-Figeac to record seven consecutive years of growth.