On the community relations side, Tronox has been developing its ‘Best Age’ project in the city of Areias, state of Bahia, since March 2013. The project was intended for people over-40 years old, however only women have joined, including some not from the initial age range. A total of 47 women aged from 24 to 78 enrolled for weight loss, wellness, treatment and control of chronic diseases, enhanced functionality for everyday life, socialization and other activities.
Training sessions conducted by physical education professionals include stretching exercises, strengthening muscles and walking. Waist circumference and blood pressure are checked periodically to monitor participants’ evolution.