News – Step by step on a sustainable path
EcoVadis, the world’s leading corporate sustainability assessment organization, has awarded the Minerali Industriali Group, MIE’s holding company, the 2022 Silver Award Rating in Sustainability.
This year the company was awarded a score of 62/100, which is higher than the 83% of companies evaluated by EcoVadis during the same period.
More than 90,000 companies worldwide collaborate with EcoVadis on sustainability with a common platform, universal scorecard, benchmarks and performance improvement tools. Using expert analysis, EcoVadis provides useful scorecards to provide benchmarks, insights and a guided improvement path on environmental, social and ethical practices.
Its methodology is based on international sustainability standards (Global Reporting Initiative, United Nations Global Compact, ISO 26000) and oversight is provided by a scientific committee of sustainability and supply chain experts to ensure reliable independent sustainability assessments. EcoVadis’ evidence-based assessments are tailored to more than 200 industry categories, 160 countries and companies of all sizes.
“We invite all companies to join the EcoVadis platform to enhance their interest in identifying which of their business partners are committed to the fundamentals of sustainability, which have sustainability risks that need to be addressed, and which are top performers. Once enrolled, you can log in and request to see the assessment scores of Minerali or any other company to compare performance in environmental assessment, ethics, labor and human rights, and sustainable procurement management. By analyzing the data, EcoVadis helps drive resilience, sustainable growth and positive impact in our organization and around the world,” Simone Salvetti, Group ESG Manager.
“We believe that sustainability standards, international regulations and customer expectations are constantly evolving, and it is essential that companies demonstrate continuous improvement by regularly participating in sustainability. We are committed to further improving sustainability in all aspects of the organization. We are excited and grateful to our staff who share this silver medal award for the tremendous impact it will have on our organization and our continuous improvement in the future,” Sabrina Bozzola, Group CEO.