Stoelzle Glass Group Attains EcoVadis Gold for Third Consecutive Year
Stoelzle Glass Group proudly announces its continued recognition with the esteemed EcoVadis Gold status, securing this accolade for the third consecutive year. This achievement underscores the company’s enduring commitment to sustainability, emphasizing substantial progress in various key areas.
A Top Tier in Sustainability
Aligning with international CSR standards such as the Global Reporting Initiative, United Nations Global Compact, and ISO 26000, Stoelzle Glass Group now stands among the top 5 percent of all assessed Glass Manufacturers by EcoVadis. This acknowledgment validates the company’s dedication to sustainable practices.
Commitment Beyond Environmental Initiatives
Birgit Schalk, CSR & Decarbonisation Manager of Stoelzle Glass Group, emphasizes the broader scope of the award, stating, “This award not only underscores our commitment to decarbonization and environmental protection but also highlights our objectives and initiatives in the realms of occupational safety and a sustainable supply chain.”
In a significant stride, Stoelzle’s science-based decarbonization targets have been officially accepted by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) in 2023. Ambitious goals include a 50 percent reduction in absolute GHG emissions (Scope 1 and 2) by 2030 and a 15 percent reduction in absolute GHG emissions (Scope 3) from a 2019 base year.
Investing in a Sustainable Future
Dr. August Grupp, CEO of Stoelzle Glass Group, highlights the company’s substantial investments in enhancing electrification in glass production processes and maximizing waste heat utilization. Initiatives like the batch preheater, electric feeder, photovoltaic panels, and the upcoming implementation of an organic Rankine Cycle in 2024 demonstrate Stoelzle’s commitment to exceeding industry standards.
Unveiling Sustainability Initiatives
Stoelzle Glass Group’s Sustainability Report showcases an unyielding dedication to global best practices. Prioritizing decarbonization, resource efficiency, and circularity, the Group aspires to establish itself as an industry leader in sustainable glass manufacturing.
Source: Stoelzle Glass Group with additional information added by Apazone