Dunlop safety shoes get EcoVadis gold rating


RAALTE, NETHERLANDS — EcoVadis, the international sustainability rating agency, has awarded Dunlop Protective Footwear a gold rating for 2022 for its sustainability practices. With this new rating, Dunlop improves its rating by one notch compared to 2021. The new gold rating places Dunlop in the top 5% of the 85,000 companies assessed worldwide by EcoVadis.

The EcoVadis sustainability ranking assesses more than 85,000 companies in more than 200 sectors. Companies are assessed on the basis of 21 performance indicators in four main areas: environment, labor and human rights, fair business practices and sustainable purchasing.

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Achieving a Gold rating reinforces Dunlop Protective Footwear’s efforts and progress in its environmental, social and governance (ESG) journey: becoming a fully circular company, eliminating slips, trips and falls in the workplace work, and become the best you can be.

“At Dunlop, we have worked hard over the past three years to increasingly adapt our business to the future-proofing force we would like to be. We have implemented real changes that reduce our environmental impact. negative impact, increase our positive social impact and put Dunlop at the forefront of our industry on environmental, social and governance issues,” said Arthur van Benthem, CEO of Dunlop Protective Footwear.

Dunlop’s Gold EcoVadis rating reinforces the company’s promise to improve employee well-being, support local communities and for the well-being of colleagues, communities and the planet. Dunlop. Care beyond safety.

Dunlop Protective Footwear has published its 2020 Sustainability Report, but be sure to publish its 2021/2022 ESG Report shortly which outlines its ESG performance and principles and its sustainability objective respectively.

Dunlop Protective Footwear is the world’s leading manufacturer of protective footwear. Sold in over 75 countries worldwide, we provide comfortable and protective footwear to over eight million workers in food processing, construction and industry, agriculture and fishing. , oil, gas and mining. We know these industries inside out and, by combining innovation and craftsmanship, we provide workers with the best work boots in the world. Dunlop Protective Footwear has offices and manufacturing facilities in Raalte, The Netherlands, as well as Havre de Grace, MD and Leiria, Portugal.


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