Respect for the environment is one of Jowanel´s remarkable features related to the production process of, which has numerous actions to the proper disposal of their waste, following all the rules and environmental laws. Wood waste is shredded and used as biomass for industries to feed ceramic brick kilns. Fabric scraps are used for rugs,quilts and pillows manufacture, among others. Plastic waste, metal and paper, are also sent for recycling. Social development is also part of Jowanel´s goals, which promotes a human resource policy based on personal and professional growth of its employees, being important to many families through the generations.