Date: 9 January 2019
The Group now is among the first 100 in “Best Emerging Markets Performers” rating according to the Viego Eiris Sustainability Index 2018 Assessment in which 855 companies in 35 sectors in 31 countries participated.
Şişecam Group, a global player in all the main areas of glass such as flat glass, glassware, glass packaging and glass fiber and soda and chromium components, was included in “Best Emerging Markets Performers” list containing 100 companies from all over the world.
The list is within the scope of the Viego Eiris Sustainability Index 2018 Assessment in which 855 companies from 35 sectors in 31 countries were included.
Şişecam Group, mainstreamedsustainability principles in all of its operations, aims to create a people and environment centered sustainable value andsteps forward with its responsible approach to its stakeholders while continue to preserve its foundational ethical valuesransparency, accountability and open management approach.
Viego Eiris, is an international institution offering research and rating services to investors, public and non-governmental organizations in environmental, social and governance areas. It analyzes the risks and opportunities under 6 main titles and 38 subjects in the environmental, social and governance areas.
In this research, which is repeated every 6 months, environment, human rights, human resources, social and economic status of the society, business manner, corporate governance categories are taken as the basis.
The companies are assessed within the frame of the works they carry out in the fields of human rights, decent employment practices, environmental protection, corporate governance, business ethics and social and economic development in areas where they operate.