UN Global Compact
König + Neurath is committed to the principles of the UN Global Compact.
This includes respecting and fostering human rights and keeping to and encouraging good international labour standards. We also take a stand against any form of corruption and constantly improve our company‘s environmental impact by taking precautionary measures and complying with current environmental legislation.
The goal of the Global Compact is to provide a platform for dialogue between companies and other organizations that promote the ten principles.
It was launched 15 years ago. More than 8,000 companies well as cities, scientific institutions and non-governmental organizations participate in this initiative worldwide.
Principle 1: Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights; and
Principle 2: make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.
Principle 3: Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining;
Principle 4: the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour;
Principle 5: the effective abolition of child labour; and.
Principle 6: the elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation.
Principle 7: Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges;
Principle 8: undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility; and
Principle 9: encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies.
Principle 10: Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.
These environmental objectives can only be met by engaging all our staff and colleagues. The effectiveness of these measures is monitored via internal audits. Analyses and evaluations of key environmental aspects allow for continuous improvement. Suppliers and service providers are included in this process.
Protection of the environment is an integral part of our value system.
Protection of the environment is an integral part of our value system. We are committed to continuous improvement of our environmental performance throughout the entire production process. Investment in innovation enables us to use resource-efficient production methods, environmentally friendly materials and forward-looking logistical planning. Zertified Environmental Management System according to DIN EN ISO 14001.