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European Climate Pact

Overview

Location

Germany

Sector

General

Organisation type
Business

Company Information

Edelman is a global carton packaging manufacturer, providing packaging solutions for healthcare, beauty care and consumer brands. It is headquartered in Heidenheim, Germany. In 2021, the company reported a total of 3,000 employees and 300 million Euro in revenue.*

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Our progress towards decarbonization

 

GHG Emissions

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Edelmann has a target to reduce absolute scopes 1 and 2 CO2e emissions 42% by 2030 from a base year of 2021. This is a year-on-year reduction rate of 4.7% over the next 9 years

Pledge: Have a short-medium term GHG emissions reduction target (scope 1+2) with a 2.1% year-on-year reduction at a minimum

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emission-reduction through a company policy or behavioral change
  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through energy efficiency in production processes
  • Have scope 1+2+3 GHG emissions verified through a third party verification or assurance process 

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Energy

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Edelmann has a target to consume 100% of electricity from renewable sources by 2030 from a baseline of 43% renewable electricity consumption in 2021

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Forests

North Star

  • Edelmann have a public no deforestation (forests-related) commitment that is set to be completed within the timeframe 2026-2030 with a cut-off date of 2008. The commitment covers 100% of Timber products production and consumption and applies to their direct operations and supply chain. It is FPIC-based (Free, Prior and Informed Consent of indigenous people)

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Forests 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Commit to zero gross deforestation
  • Set a quantifiable target for increasing the sustainable production and/or consumption of disclosed commodities as share of total
  • Work with direct suppliers to support and improve their capacity to comply with our forests-related commitments, policies, and other requirements
  • Publicly disclose data on forest-related impact to investors through a public platform
  • Have board-level oversight of forests-related issues
  • Have forests issues be fully integrated in all parts of long-term strategic business plans
  • Make a comprehensive forests-related risk assessment, that checks the following criteria: full coverage of relevant operations, considers risks beyond six years and availability of forest risk commodities, quality of forest risk commodities, impact of activity on the status of ecosystems and habitats, social impacts, and includes local communities; Stakeholders considered is local communities
  • Assess company and suppliers' compliance with forests regulations and/or mandatory standards when sourcing commodities from regions with high deforestation risk 

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Forests 2022

 

Governance & Strategy

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Publicly disclose climate and environmental data to investors and customers through a public platform
  • Have a process for identifying, assessing, and responding to climate-related risks and opportunities
  • Have an employee engagement strategy to support and contribute to achieving the company's climate and environmental goals

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Buildings

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through energy efficiency in buildings

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Value chain engagement

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have an ongoing and transparent dialogue with our value chain around climate-related issues

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (28/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022