Flottweg participates in the UN Global Compact to promote sustainable development
Flottweg, the world’s leading provider of mechanical separation technology, proudly announces its participation of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC). With this step, the company is committed to actively supporting the goals of the Global Compact in the areas of human rights, labor standards, environmental protection and anti-corruption. The UN Global Compact is the world’s largest and most important initiative for sustainable and responsible corporate governance. Based on the 10 universal principles and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, the UNGC pursues the vision of an inclusive and sustainable global economy for the benefit of all people. More than 21,000 companies and organizations around the world are already contributing to this vision.
Participating in the Global Compact is an important milestone in Flottweg’s ongoing commitment to sustainability and provides the company with additional legitimacy and credibility in its business practices. In addition, the company assumes fundamental responsibility with regard to the 10 universal principles in the areas of human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption. As part of the UNGC, Flottweg will align its activities and business processes with the principles of the Global Compact. Flottweg recognizes the importance of sustainable development and is committed to continuously improving its products and services in order to minimize environmental impacts and have a positive impact on society.
“At Flottweg, we firmly believe that companies bear the responsibility of making a positive contribution to society and the environment. Our participation in the Global Compact is another step towards a sustainable future,” emphasizes Dr. Kersten Link, member of Flottweg’s Executive Board. “We are convinced that our machines for solid/liquid separation make a positive contribution to environmental protection and resource conservation in a wide range of applications. Participating in the UNGC underlines Flottweg’s commitment to sustainability.”