The consumption of gas – Italy*
|Type of energy||Unit||2019||2018||2017|
*Natural gas consumption is converted into GJ using the conversion factors sourced from “National standard parameters published by the Ministry for the Environment and Land and Sea Protection” published for the respective years (2019, 2018, 2017). 2017 figures contain estimates as the final consumption figures are unavailable.
|Total electricity purchased from national grid||MWh|
1 2017 figures contain estimates as the final consumption figures are unavailable.
Consumption of other materials (in tonnes)
The tables show the consumption of the main materials used by Mondadori (according to a conservative approach, these materials are considered as direct consumption also in the case of outsourcing).
As regards Italy, the figures include the materials used in the shipment of books (from Verona and from Stradella), dailies and magazines (Press-di).
|Cardboard||Cardboard boxes and packaging materials||1,050||–||1,316||–||1,121|| –|
|Polyethylene||Package filling 3||15||–||8||–||13|| –|
|Polyethylene||Pallet covers 3||36||nd||4||nd||3||nd|
|Expanded polystyrene foam||Filling of packages with polystyrene||15||–||38||–||15||–|
1The downward trend in 2018-2019 is explained by the availability of more detailed information on the average weight of wooden pallets for 2019.
2The figure on film in 2019 and 2018 was estimated on the basis of consumption in 2017.
3 The figures for 2017 relating to package filling materials, pallet covers and strapping only refer to Trade Books; the figures for Mondolibri are not available.
Print cartridge and paper consumption for printouts (tonnes) – Italy
|Paper||Paper for printouts||61||72||90|
|Print cartridges||Print cartridges for printouts||1||2||3|
The ﬁgures reported in the table only relate to the Segrate site. The increase between 2019 and 2018 of approximately 2 tonnes in the production of hazardous waste, is due to the disposal of obsolete electrical and electronic office equipment.
|Type||Unit of measurement||2019||2018||2017|
|Non-hazardous waste||kg|| 238,158||199,730||211,135|
|Hazardous waste||kg|| 2,738||771||793|