NSG Group: A Sustainability Champion Joins the League of Champions within SPP
The NSG Group, one of the world’s leading glass manufacturers, has taken a momentous stride towards sustainability. NSG Group proudly announces its membership in the League of Champions, a distinguished group within the Sustainable Procurement Pledge (SPP). This achievement marks a significant milestone, positioning NSG Group as the first glass manufacturer in the world to join this illustrious league.
SPP: A Beacon for Sustainability
The Sustainable Procurement Pledge (SPP) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to propelling the journey towards sustainable supply chains across industries and regions. With a global community of over 12,000 dedicated ambassadors, SPP is instrumental in driving positive change through procurement practices worldwide.
Empowering Sustainability Through Collaboration
SPP equips procurement professionals with the essential tools, knowledge, and a robust network to seamlessly integrate sustainability into their roles, regardless of their sector. At the helm of SPP’s mission, the League of Champions empowers procurement leaders and their organizations to champion sustainability within their procurement functions.
A Commitment to a Better World
John Wilgar, Chief Procurement Officer of NSG Group, expresses his enthusiasm for this prestigious alliance, stating, “I am delighted to join this committed group of Chief Procurement Officers from peer companies and to collectively drive the future direction of Sustainability in global supply chains.” NSG Group’s commitment to this league underscores its dedication to addressing climate change and enhancing our planet.
Setting Ambitious Targets
NSG Group has set Science Based Targets (SBTi) for CO2 emissions reduction, aiming for a remarkable 30 percent reduction in carbon emissions by 2030 compared to the 2018 baseline. This ambitious target encompasses Scope 3 carbon emissions within NSG Group’s expansive supply chain.
A Global Impact
With procurement activities spanning across more than 15,000 suppliers worldwide, NSG Group is poised to inspire change at a global scale. By aligning principles and fostering shared sustainability goals with its suppliers, NSG Group is spearheading a monumental transformation within its supply chain.
A Sustainable Society in the Making
To reinforce this commitment, NSG Group is actively formulating a new Sustainable Supply Chain Charter. This charter will serve as a cornerstone for building a sustainable supply chain, emphasizing collaboration with suppliers to achieve a shared vision of a sustainable society.
NSG Group’s entry into the League of Champions within SPP signifies a resounding commitment to sustainability, setting the stage for a brighter and more environmentally responsible future.
Source: NSG Group with additional information added by Apazone