As an internationally active specialty chemicals company, the CHT Group stands for open and transparent communication with customers and all other stakeholders. A prime example of this is CHT's comprehensive sustainability reporting. The annual sustainability report has now been completed and published for the period from January to December 2018.
In this report, the CHT Group documents on more than 120 pages all the activities with which it has fulfilled its responsibility as a sustainable company in 2018. The report complies with the GRI standards of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in accordance with the Kern option.
The meanwhile fifth edition covers all the key areas of action in the Group's sustainability management with regard to all the sustainability objectives laid down in the corporate strategy. The following KPIs were identified and analysed across the Group: Personnel indicators, energy and water consumption, emissions and waste. We are particularly pleased with the group-wide reduction of the specific consumptions.
The actual report is preceded by current working topics and developments which present CHT's commitment to sustainability and innovative strength in the context of customer-oriented solutions. They illustrate the Group's contribution to achieving the sustainable development goals of the United Nations (SDGs).
The Sustainability Report 2018 also deals with these successful and in some cases award-winning core projects and provides information on their status: