Specialties Distribution Group gets its Corporate Sustainabilty Efforts recognised
Specialty chemicals and food ingredients distributor Azelis S.A. (Munsbach, Luxembourg) has announced that it has been awarded with a Platinum rating, the highest distinction in the EcoVadis (Paris, France) supplier sustainability rating scheme. With a score of 77, this follows two consecutive Gold awards in previous years and it makes it the first large chemicals and food ingredients distributor to achieve this level.
Azelis said, this rating secures a place among the top 1% of the world’s 75,000 best rated companies. It also “reinforces Azelis’ ambition to become the world-leading provider of sustainable solutions and services in the Specialty Chemicals and Food Ingredients industry”.
Source: Azelis press release
HGE – DCG / 09.07.2021
Constant Improvement in Ranking over several Years
Privately owned specialty chemicals distributor Lavollée S.A. (Levallois-Perret (Paris), France) has recently been awarded a Platinum rating for its Corporate Social Responsibilty (“CSR”) program by assessment agency Ecovadis (Paris, France). This is the highest level of the agency’s four-tier system. Lavollée had last been awarded a Gold rating in 2019.
According to Hervé O. Lavolléee, President, the company made a special effort regarding its international purchases, which represent 90% of the product portfolio. Besides chemical distribution, other activities include Firmalis (Food Ingredients), Sipa A.Ch. Berthier (Flavours & Fragrances), Pigm’Azur (Natural Pigments development and production), Stevia Natura (Stevia Extracts production).
Source: Lavollée press release, Lavollée website
HGE – DCG / 04.05.2021