The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals are universal, holistic, and measurable.
The way we produce, (re)use, and dispose of or recycle our materials has an impact on nearly every one of the Sustainable Development Goals, a set of 17 global goals introduced by the United Nations in 2015. The goals were designed to be universal, people-centered and planet-sensitive, and measurable. They include 169 targets and aim to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all.
Companies can show global leadership.
Companies often have a stronger lever to pull than governments do. By aligning themselves with the Sustainable Development Goals, they can position themselves as global leaders, and reframe their achievements as wins for the world. Not only does business hold the key to long-term SDG success, but the SDGs will help shape business transformation.
Participating brands that report on SDG-related activities and progress.
Participating brands that have aligned their materials strategy with the SDGs.
Participating brands that are engaging their customers on the SDGs.