Sustainability progress

    Q3 2023 results Brighter Lives, Better World 2025


    With the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals as our strategic compass, we launched our Brighter Lives, Better World 2025 sustainability programs in September 2020. We are making progress on our commitments to double our positive impact on the environment and society. We are providing solutions that address some important challenges of our time - for brighter lives and a better world. Discover our sustainability program via the link below and check our results on this page. 


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    For 2025 we will double our positive impact on the environment and society with the following goals:

    Beyond carbon neutral

    Double the pace of the Paris Agreement


    At the end of Q3 2023, we were on track to deliver against our ambitious goal of doubling the pace of the Paris Agreement’s 1.5ᵒC scenario.

    Double circular revenues

    Double our Circular revenues to 32%


    32% of our revenues comes from circular products, systems and services at the end Q3 2023.

    Increase food availability

    Double our revenues for brighter lives which benefit society to 32%


    At the end of Q3 2023, 31% of our revenues comes from lighting innovations that increase food availability, safety & security, or health & wellbeing.

    Women in leadership

    Double our percentage of women in leadership to 34%


    28.8% of leadership positions are filled by women. This result contributes to creating a great place to work.

    At the same time, we achieved excellent results on our other commitments:

    • Carbon neutral operations and 100% renewable electricity
    • Zero waste to landfill
    • 8.7 million lives lit through the Signify Foundation
    • Safe & healthy workplace with a Total Recorded Case rate of 0.20
    • Supplier sustainability performance of 98%

    Our achievements so far


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

    Member of the DJSI World Index since our IPO for 6 consecutive years and Industry Leader in 2017, 2018 and 2019.
    Recognized on the Climate A list for our leadership in environmental performance.
    Recognized as supplier engagement leader.
    Awarded the platinum medal for our sustainability performance and positioned in the top 1% among all companies assessed.