The UN Global Compact is the largest Corporate sustainability initiative in the world with more than 9,000 business and non-business participants in more than 130 countries. Its Ten Principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption are derived from: the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Labour Organization’s Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development, and the United Nations Convention Against Corruption.
The Fair Wear Foundation is a Netherlands-based multi-stakeholder initiative working to improve workplace conditions in the garment and textile industry. Governed by labor unions, NGOs and business associations, FWF verifies that its member companies implement the FWF Code of Labour Practices in their supply chains.
Swerea is a Swedish research group for industrial renewal and sustainable development. The Chemicals Group is arranged by Swerea IVF, a world leading research group with a key role in the Swedish innovation system. In this network we receive the most updated information on chemical legislations and developments.