Issued by Kingspan Group plc
Issues covered include sustainable product stewardship, carbon management, use of resources, sustainable building design, ethical procurement & supply chain management
Kingspan Insulated Panels has just published their first Sustainability report. This report covers all aspects of company sustainability strategy and agenda for the year 2006. The report can be downloaded at: http://www.kingspanliterature.co.uk/kip/uk/pdf/Various-Issues/sustainability_report.pdf.
The company aims to be a sustainability leader in its field, and the report demonstrates the thinking, strategy and actions necessary to achieve this. Issues covered include sustainable product stewardship, carbon management, use of resources, sustainable building design, ethical procurement & supply chain management.
The company’s commitment is clear: a full sustainability report as a first publication, following the latest G3 version of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Guidelines. The report achieves a level ‘C’ and has been GRI-checked.
This report is the first in what is expected to be an annual sustainability reporting cycle. The company would greatly value your comments relating to any aspect of this report and to the approach to sustainability.
For more information on the report, including a feedback form and to request a hard copy, please visit www.kingspanpanels.com/responsibility.
Kingspan Insulated Panels is part of the Kingspan Group plc which had an annual turnover of €1,461.2m in 2006. The operations covered by this report accounted for the majority of the Insulated Panels turnover of €658m in 2006. Kingspan Insulated Panels employs over 800 employees and has sales across 18 countries throughout Europe and Asia-Pacific.
Kingspan Insulated Panels has established a leading international position in manufacturing and supplying factory pre-engineered firesafe insulated roof and wall systems across all sectors of the global construction industry. The brand is an established leader in quality, flexibility and adaptability.