Saint-Gobain is the world leader in sustainable building solutions and high-performance materials. For the past 350 years, our products and systems have been used to enhance human habitats and daily life. CSR is integral to our long-term business success. Our CSR approach is built on our Principles of Conduct and Action and is influenced by global challenges, as well as stakeholder engagement in the UK and Ireland. We deliver sustainable solutions by focusing on four strategic commitments.
Increasing global population, urbanisation and mobility result in socio-economic and environmental challenges that affect us all, including:
At Saint-Gobain UK and Ireland, we find sustainable solutions to these big challenges through eco-innovation, resource management and support for the construction industry. In line with Group practice, , our strategy and programmes are based on four commitments:
Providing solutions to meet the challenges of sustainable construction is an opportunity for Saint-Gobain to create added value, lower the environmental impact of construction and support our customers to differentiate.02
Our teams are focused on ensuring the sustainable development of our activities while preserving the environment from all potential impacts of our processes and services throughout their life cycle.03
Our objective is to be a reference company in terms of health, safety and wellbeing; diversity; career paths and professional development.04
Wherever Saint-Gobain operates, we ensure that value creation is shared locally. Our local actions and presence integrate long-term development with respect for the community and dialogue with authorities and stakeholders.
Since 2013, our Sustainable Development Advisory Panel has provided us with a unique level of transparency, critical advice and guidance that helps us shape our thinking and deliver best practice.
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