The Artois-Flandres Industrial Estate has always been aware of the importance of the environment. Moreover, it was created under the concept of « sustainable development » well before the phrase was coined.
Since it came into being, the town councillors have always aimed at efficient administration in order that the high quality of its facilities should be maintained in the long term. So numerous environment policies have been carried out to ensure an exceptional quality of the environment.
The SIZIAF was certified ISO 14 001 in 2004, and is still pursuing policies to enhance the environment, such as the transfer of workplaces for the employees, economizing energy, new ecologically-designed buildings, etc.