Corporate social responsibility

Improving the sustainability of its processes and products is a daily task for Cosun Beet Company. Royal Cosun’s sustainability programme is based on three pillars: Stakeholder Stewardship, Sustainable Sourcing & Agriculture, and Environmental Sustainability.

" Corporate Social Responsibility" 

 Stakeholder stewardship; supply chain responsibility

  • Forging sustainable relationships with consumers by encouraging healthy diets and active lifestyles.
  • Lowering the incident frequency to less than 10 in 2020.
  • Reducing local environmental complaints to two per annum per production site at most.


 Sustainable sourcing & agriculture; sustainable beet harvest

  • Achieving an average yield of 16.2 tonnes of sugar per hectare of sugar beet.
  • Sourcing 100% Bonsucro-certified cane sugar (or equivalent).
  • As from 2018, all the sugar beet growers work to SAI Gold level.


 Environmental sustainability; the environment and society

  • Reducing sugar production’s carbon footprint by 40% by 2020 in comparison with 1990.
  • Energy saving of 50% per tonne of sugar by 2020 in comparison with 1990.
MENU

We use functional and analytical cookies to ensure the proper functioning of our website and to make our website more user-friendly. When you click on 'continue', you give permission to place cookies.