Biesterfeld AG publishes its first Sustainability Report
Polymers and specialty chemicals distributor Biesterfeld AG (Hamburg, Germany) has recently been releasing its first sustainability report. The report provides an overview of the current activities of the group with respect to economic, environmental and social parameters.
Biesterfeld said, the company “places a high value on the safe and environmentally friendly use of its products as well as energy, water and other raw materials”. Since November 2014 the group is a participant in the UN Global Compact – a network initiated by the United Nations, in order to shape the process of globalisation, both socially and ecologically.
With this sustainability report, Biesterfeld demonstrates its commitment to the 10 principles of the UN Global Compact concerning human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption. For the report, Biesterfeld uses the guidelines of the independent Global Reporting Initiative, the organisation which also certified the report, the company said.
Source: Biesterfeld press release
HGE – DCG / 23.12.2015