Sustainability Suppliers - Schneider
Company certifications and sustainability labels (ISO, CEMARS, CarbonZero, etc.)
Schneider Electric is committed to meeting energy challenges while acting civically and responsibly at all its locations, with measured progress plans, accurate and transparent objectives and audited results which are shared openly internally and externally. This policy is based on external commitments in order to progress collectively, on international standards for corporate social responsibility and on the recognition from the worldwide leading sustainability rating agencies.
The ratings and indexes underline external recognition of the Group’s sustainability programs. They also ensure continuous improvement and consistency with the expectations of stakeholders. Schneider Electric has been selected within the following main indexes:
CDP – Climate A list
In 2017-2018, Schneider Electric has been selected for the 7th consecutive year in the CDP Climate A list, in recognition of its strategy serving energy transition technologies and its efforts to reduce its own CO2 emissions.
Global 100 - 27th most sustainable company in the world
In 2016, Schneider Electric is ranked 27th in the « Global 100 most sustainable corporations in the world ». It ranks for the 5th consecutive year.
Ethisphere - Most ethical companies
In 2017, Schneider Electric is one of the 124 most ethical companies according to the classification established by Ethisphere for the 7th consecutive year.
At Schneider Electric, we consider access to energy as a basic human right. And, as proof of our commitment, we are running programs around the globe to help get electricity to the people who need it.
Today Schneider has provided energy to 5 million people and trained more than 100,000 people in skill crucial to the energy sector. By2025, Schneider aims to bring energy to 50 million people and energy related training to 1million people from underdeveloped areas.
Ethical and green procurement and supply chain related certifications / credentials
Green Premium ecolabel.
360° environmental information about Schneider Electric products.
Minimal use of hazardous substances in, and beyond, compliance with regulations (RoHS, REACh).
A promise of sustainable and environmentally friendly performance.
Product Environmental Profiles (PEPs) for easy carbon footprint calculation.
End-of-life instructions for reduced cost and optimized recycling.