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Sustainability progress

Q3 2018 results Brighter Lives, Better World

 

In 2016 our CEO Eric Rondolat launched our sustainability program ‘Brighter Lives, Better World’ at Climate Week NYC. Through this ambitious program, we’re committing ourselves to taking some big leaps forward by 2020. We’ve made significant gains towards meeting those goals. To learn more on our 2017 result, check out the promising numbers below or watch our video to see how we did it. 

 

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sustainable revenues

Goal: 80% sustainable revenues by 2020

 

In Q3 2018, 79.0% of our revenues came from sustainable products, systems or services.

Goal: deliver 2 billion LED lamps and luminaires by 2020


By Q3 2018, we delivered 1.6 billion LED lamps & luminaires, effectively avoiding more than 40,000 kilotonnes of CO2 being emitted.
2 billion LED lamps and luminaires
Carbon neutral operations

Goal: carbon neutral operations by 2020

 

Our Q3 2018 gross carbon footprint is 351 kilotonnes of CO2, a year-on-year reduction of 20%.

Goal: zero waste to landfill by 2020

 

YTD Q3 2018, 972 tonnes of waste were sent to landfill. This is 29% less than YTD Q3 2017.
 

84% of all our manufacturing waste is recycled.

zero waste to landfill
Safe and healthy workplace

Goal: safe and healthy workplace
Total Recordable Case (TRC) rate 0.35 by 2020.

 

We recorded a 13% reduction compared to Q3 2017, a TRC rate of 0.35 per 100 FTEs.

Goal: sustainable supply chain

Performance rate of 90% by 2020.

 

In Q3 2018, we achieved a supplier sustainability performance rate of 90%.

Sustainable supply chain

Our achievements so far

 

Here are some examples of the achievements we have made as part of our Brighter Lives, Better World program.

Logo for Dow Jones Sustainability index
Industry leader in the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Index
Logo for CDP A list
Recognized on the Climate A list for our leadership in environmental performance
CDP supplier
Recognized as supplier engagement leader
Logo for Carbon Clean 200
First lighting company in Corporate Knight's Carbon Clean 200

Brighter Lives, Better World

Brighter Lives, Better World infographic with 2017 results  

 

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At Signify, we are taking a leading role to bring better light to the world and to help provide a more sustainable future. We do this by delivering light which is energy efficient, saves resources, and improves lives. At Signify, we also ‘walk the talk’ and commit to becoming carbon neutral by 2020. We are driving our zero waste to landfill program, striving for a zero injury workplace, and are engaging suppliers for a sustainable supply chain.
At Signify, we are taking a leading role to bring better light to the world and to help provide a more sustainable future. We do this by delivering light which is energy efficient, saves resources, and improves lives. At Signify, we also ‘walk the talk’ and commit to becoming carbon neutral by 2020. We are driving our zero waste to landfill program, striving for a zero injury workplace, and are engaging suppliers for a sustainable supply chain.

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