Award for sustainability: HOPPECKE receives gold medal from EcoVadis
HOPPECKE has been recognised by the independent internationally recognised CSR rating agency EcoVadis for its outstanding sustainability activities. After achieving the silver medal in the previous year, we are proud to have achieved the gold CSR rating.
HOPPECKE received 69 out of a possible 100 total points. This puts us in the top 2% in the overall rating, in the top 8% in the area of environment, labour and human rights, in the top 5% in the area of ethics and in the top 10% of battery manufacturers certified by EcoVadis worldwide with regard to sustainable procurement.
We are delighted to receive this great award and will dedicate ourselves to the development potential identified by EcoVadis to improve our performance even further.
The EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) assessment system evaluates how well a company has integrated the principles of sustainability/CSR into its business and management system. The EcoVadis assessment methodology illustrates corporate performance against 21 CSR criteria in four thematic areas: Environment, Social, Ethics and Sustainable Procurement.