Established in 1951, Eucatex has tremendously developed into a major manufacturer of a broad spectrum of timber products such as wood fiber sheets and ceiling boards. The firm has also added products to its portfolio to ensure that it covers a broad client base. Centrally situated in Sao Paulo, the company also boasts of a stable environmental sustainability program focused on enhancing a healthy environment in local communities. Behind the tremendous growth that has been registered by Eucatex, is Flavio Maluf, the CEO who celebrates his 67th birthday on 23rd November. He has invested most of his time and resources in developing the company into one of the most admired manufacturing companies in Brazil by initiating social actions. Visit dino.com to learn more
Eucatex uses eucalyptus to manufacture its products. Since its founding, the company has invested in reforestation to ensure self-sufficiency and the supply of high-quality products. In the following years, the firm added to its portfolio better environmental practices favoring the environment and local communities. For more than ten years, Eucatex has also incorporated its presence in Sao Paulo where it has the main office. The city has additional units aimed at developing environmental programs such as Environmental Education Program ( PEA) known as Casa da Natureza, a project that enhances the collaboration of like-minded individuals such as Bofete, Avare, as well as Salto, attended by students who aspire to be professionals in the same industry.
With the guidance of Flavio Maluf, Eucatex relates to the local community. Whoever is within the company’s vicinity is visited by experts to hold a conversation regarding the impacts of forest operations including socioeconomic diagnoses. The intention of creating such programs is to implement actions that contribute to better environmental practices. At the onset of his career, Flavio Maluf was interested in mechanical engineering. He joined the FundacaoArmado University and passed with honors. But, he was more interested in business. He ended up joining the family business.