EcoVadis Gold Medal

Sumitomo Chemical (UK) Plc is pleased to announce that Sumitomo Chemical group has again been awarded Gold standard following assessment by EcoVadis of the group’s sustainable practices.

The award recognises companies whose performance is in the top 5% of all companies rated. The assessment for 2022 has placed Sumitomo Chemical group in the top 1% for Ethics and Sustainable Procurement and in the top 3% overall for companies of its type.

EcoVadis, a sustainability rating agency, works to help companies improve their environment and social practices across their global supply chain.

The agency has assessed more than 90,000 companies in 160+ countries and 200+ industries. It reviews policies, practices and achievements in areas such as environment, employment, human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement.

Encouraged by this recognition, the Sumitomo Chemical group will continue to work together to further strengthen its sustainability efforts and remain a corporate group trusted by society.

By again achieving the EcoVadis Gold standard, we are committed to assisting our customers’ commitments to sustainability and fair business, adding value to their own supply chain.

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29 April 2022