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EcoVadis - Monitoring Supply Chain Sustainability

EcoVadis is the ‘world's most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, intelligence and collaborative performance tools for global supply ch...

Sean Galea-Pace
|Mar 24|magazine9 min read

EcoVadis is the ‘world's most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, intelligence and collaborative performance tools for global supply chains.’

Founded in 2007, the company has become a well-renowned partner for procurement teams. The company serves over 450 leading organisations to decrease risk and drive innovation in their sustainable procurement practices. EcoVadis’ team combines a mix of expertise in sustainability, advanced technology and a full service solution to drive meaningful change in supply chains globally. EcoVadis brings buyers and suppliers together to drive CSR and sustainability performance across 200 sectors and 160 countries.

Vision: “We envision a global marketplace where sustainability intelligence influences every business decision - improving economies, people’s lives and the planet we all depend on.”

Mission: “Our mission is to provide the world’s most-trusted sustainability ratings, enabling all businesses to reduce risk, drive performance and improve environmental and social outcomes.

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EcoVadis values its sustainability approach. Committed to managing its own sustainability and CSR practices, EcoVadis:

  • Endorses the 10 Principles of the United Nations Global Compact.

  • Strives to monitor and limit the energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Implements best practices for reuse and recycling in office facilities.

  • Focuses on diversity: 49% of employees are women, with over 45 languages represented on the team.

  • Values integrity, commitment to customers, teamwork, trust and drive to success.

  • Team members strive to work smart, have fun and make a difference.

Why choose EcoVadis?

Improve scores upon second assessment - 65% of assessed companies improve their Scorecard performance on the second assessment.

Cost savings vs. DIY programmes - Procurement teams save approximately 80% in costs vs. DIY programmes.

Suppliers response rate is achievable - Top clients can get up to 90% engagement from suppliers.

30% of assessed companies already in the network in industry collaborations such as TfS, Railsponsible and E-Tasc.

In Numbers

Assessed companies: 60,000

Leaders: 450

Industries: 198

Countries: 155

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