NEWS & EVENTS

PRIZE FOR PACCOR

Monday, October 7th, 2019

PACCOR Poland has been awarded the EcoVadis Gold Medal for 2019 and is now recognized as one of the top 5% enterprises globally in the sustainable manufacturing of plastics packaging industry. The manufacturer was assessed and appreciated for their achievements in the following areas: environment, labor & human rights, ethics and sustainable procurement.

PACCOR’s efforts, struggles and focus on sustainability in recent years, has been recognized, not only by customers, but also by external experts. EcoVadis, the globally recognized assessment company, which examines CSR standards in companies around the world, has just awarded PACCOR with the highest possible prize – a gold medal.

– It’s a great distinction for us to receive the EcoVadis Gold Medal for 2019. – commented Nicolas Lorenz CCO of PACCOR. – That prize is not only a verification of our work and holistic approach to manufacturing eco-friendly packaging solutions, but also an encouragement for further efforts in the journey to complete sustainability. – summed up Lorenz from PACCOR.

EcoVadis assessments focus on 21 issues, which are grouped into four main themes (Environment, Labor & Human Rights, Ethics, Sustainable Procurement). The 21 criterias are based upon international CSR standards such as the Global Compact Principles, the International Labour Organization (ILO) conventions, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standard, the ISO 26000 standard, and the CERES principles.

The assessment company provides the leading solution for monitoring sustainability in global supply chains. Using innovative technology and CSR expertise, the company strives to engage enterprises and help them adopt sustainable practices. Enterprises with an EcoVadis Scorecard avoid audit fatigue by sharing one assessment with all requesting customers or partners.