FACC attaches great strategic importance and economic significance to its commitment to sustainability, which enjoys a high level of recognition. After all, sustainability within the company also stands for progress and the future.
The FACC Group's sustainability management is deeply rooted in its corporate strategy and reports directly to the Management Board. The aim of sustainability management is to take due consideration of the environmental and societal impacts of each business process, and to reconcile the company's economic imperatives with socio-ecological considerations. Sustainability management and the operating units cooperate closely with each other.
Sustainability report of FACC AG
This (consolidated) non-financial report serves to fulfill the reporting obligations of the FACC Group with regard to the Sustainability and Diversity Improvement Act pursuant to § 267a of the Austrian Commercial Code (UGB) in addition to its concern for transparent and proactive communication in the matter of sustainability.
The Report was prepared in accordance with the 2016 standards of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), "Core" option, includes the GRI Index (page 75) and covers
the period from 1 March 2017 to 28 February 2018. Apart from the total number of employees, the key figures shown in the Report only apply to FACC locations in Austria. Around 90 percent of all employees of the FACC Group work in Austria, where 89 percent of the total operational output is generated.
This Sustainability Report was not externally assured in the first year.