HOW WE OPERATE
ODATA is committed to conducting its activities in a safe and environmentally sustainable way, promoting the health and safety of its employees, clients, communities, and the environment, in accordance with global ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) requirements.
Furthermore, ODATA is implementing an ISRS-based management system. ISRS (International Sustainability Rating System) is a system developed to measure, implement and demonstrate the performance of an organization in terms of safety, the environment, and the business. Through indicators, reports, and continuous process improvements, the company certifies that it is compliant with all international standards.
ODATA is committed to the adoption of ecoefficient programs, to search for new economically feasable technologies, to optimize water, energy and paper consumption, and to foster the conscious use of solid waste.
FRIENDS OF THE ENVIRONMENT
ODATA is always committed to adjusting its activities to the environmental laws in the countries where it operates.
DC SP01 is one of the few Data Centers in Latin America with a LEED Gold certification for sustainable constructions of high energy efficiency.
In its facilities, ODATA offers a recharge station for electric vehicles, water reuse systems, faucets, and lighting with sensors and dimmers to reduce water and energy consumption, solar panels, and LED lamps, motion sensors, and timers in all spaces. Furthermore, the company maintains a system for the correct disposal of diesel oil, lamps, electronic devices, batteries, and contaminated solids (debris).
ZERO WASTE PROJECT
A pilot project to obtain the UL ECVP 2799 certification (Environmental Claim Validation Procedure for Zero Waste to Landfill). This certificate acknowledges waste treatment practices with rates equal to or higher than 80%.
ODATA strives to promote an ethical and inclusive work environment that values diversity and creativity. The company is committed to promoting the best health and safety practices in the workplace, protecting human rights and fundamental freedoms, as well as anticorruption in all of its forms.
SCREENING, HIRING, AND EVALUATION OF SUPPLIERS AND REPUTATIONAL DILIGENCE.
SUPPORT TO NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS IN THE REGIONS WHERE ODATA OPERATES
- ADRA (Adventist Development and Relief Agency):ADRA’s work is a significant expression of the desire to improve the quality of life of those in need, focusing its actions in five major areas: Food Security, Economic Development, Basic Education, Primary Health, and Emergency Management.Learn more: https://adra.apso.net.br/
- PROJOV: The Rotary Youth Program provides social assistance services within the scope of the Apprentice Act, educating, training, and developing young people in vulnerable situations between the ages of 15 to 17. Through its Professional Training for Work Project, youngsters will learn about citizenship and improve their skills and competencies for a productive life.Learn more: https://projov.org.br/
ODATA seeks to promote, foster, and ensure best equity and transparency practices; be accountable in a very clear, concise, comprehensive, and timely manner; guarantee the efficient management of risks, promote the adoption of codes of conduct, and ensure the protection of the rights of shareholders and employees.
A program aimed at mitigating Compliance risks, and protecting the company and its employees from unethical attitudes, deviations of conduct, and/or violations to the applicable requirements.
ODATA has a confidential, open, and exclusive channel that reinforces the company’s ethical conduct vis-à-vis its stakeholders.
FREE COLLING SYSTEM:
This system uses external ambient temperature to reduce energy consumption by shutting down the Chiller compressors, providing cooling through outdoor air temperature. Thus, it is possible to reduce waste and energy consumption on colder days, helping to reduce PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness).