FUCHS sees sustainability as core element of sound corporate management. The Sustainability Guideline published in 2012 contains standards for responsible business practices and is considered as binding sustainability framework for the Group's global business operations. Based on this, FUCHS is committed to three central sustainability targets, which are operationalized by a comprehensive key performance indicator system and documented in the annual Sustainability Report.
Economic: Our goal is to increase company and shareholder value both reliably and continuously.
Ecological: We strive to protect the precious resources of soil, water and air.
Social: We take over responsibility toward our employees and society.
»Your guide through the sustainability jungle«
Sustainability is an important but very complex area. So how can you deal with the issue and everything it entails in a practical way? I have a few tips based around three areas – purchasing, use of lubricants, and waste – which will help you find your way through the sustainability jungle.