- Achieved carbon neutrality in its operations and 100% use of renewable electricity
- Generated 84% of revenues from energy efficient products, systems and services
- Embarked on new five-year journey to double its positive impact on the environment and society
Eindhoven, the Netherlands – Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, has successfully completed its Brighter Lives, Better World 2020 sustainability program, outperforming on most of the ambitious commitments set when launching the program in 2016.
In 2020, we achieved carbon neutrality for all our operations across the world and use 100% renewable electricity1. We also generated 84% of our revenues from energy efficient products, systems and services2, ahead of our target of 80%. On top of that, we sent zero waste to landfill across all our manufacturing sites. With a supplier sustainability performance rate of 99%, we were well ahead of our 2020 target of 90%. We want to assure a safe and healthy workplace for our employees and realized our best-ever safety performance with a total recordable case rate of 0.22, far below our target of 0.35.
1 Acquisitions under the normative integration period for environmental and social disclosures of two years are excluded (including Cooper Lighting Solutions and Klite).
2 Sustainable products, systems, and services must demonstrate a measurable positive impact in energy efficiency (10% or greater), the most impactful of our sustainable focal areas.