Gränges’ sustainability agenda and activities are governed by its policies and management systems. The company is dedicated to developing and implementing these policies to guide employees in their everyday work with sustainability and in the communication with the stakeholders. Gränges’ policies include its Code of Conduct, Supplier Code of Conduct, Anti-corruption Policy, Environmental Health and Safety Policy, Energy Policy, Crisis Plan, and Information Policy. Gränges observes all applicable local and international laws and regulations, and includes the precautionary principle in environmental risk assessments.
Gränges’ sustainability activities are led by the Group Management team and the VP Sustainability, who was appointed in October 2017 to manage the company’s group-wide sustainability agenda. The VP Sustainability reports to the SVP Communications and IR and the Group Management team. The CEO in turn reports to the Board of Directors.
Specific sustainability matters are managed by members of the Group Management team. The General Counsel is responsible for governance, the SVP Process Engineering & Operational Development for environment, health and safety, and the SVP Human Resources for social responsibility. Gränges’ production facilities in Finspång, Shanghai and the US cooperate in developing the sustainability work for the Group and the respective sites.