Thursday, November 26, 2020
Our position as a global sustainability leader in the paints and coatings industry has been confirmed by one of the world’s leading ratings agencies.
Following six years of Gold ratings from EcoVadis, a leading provider of business sustainability ratings, at AkzoNobel, we’ve taken our sustainability performance to the next level. We’ve been awarded a Platinum rating in the latest review, placing us in the top 1% of over 65,000 rated companies.
The EcoVadis rating allows us to proactively manage the sustainability performance and risk management of our suppliers while also managing sustainability throughout the full value chain..
As sustainability becomes increasingly important, particularly in the marine industry, our customers are quite rightly showing increasing interest in our performance as a valued coatings partner.
The objective of the EcoVadis rating methodology is to measure the quality of a company’s sustainability management system through its policies, actions and results. The comprehensive rating methodology considers four key pillars that align with our own approach to sustainability: