ADAMA Ltd. (SZSE 000553), a leading global crop protection company, released its first annual ESG report today, in conjunction with its 2020 sustainability report. The ESG report marks a new level of transparency for the company, which is constantly aiming for new standards in accountability and commitment.
Michal Arlosoroff, EVP Legal Counsel and Chief Sustainability Officer said: “In spite of the extraordinary challenges brought on by COVID-19, we at ADAMA are determined to meet our commitments to sustainability and transparency. We are proud of our achievements from this past year and look forward to continue raising our standards in our ESG journey.”
The company’s environmental and sustainability information disclosure has been expanding steadily over the last few years, and the additional information can be used by financial organizations to assess the risk and ecological impact of ADAMA’s activities.
Highlights from the 2020 ESG report
“ADAMA acknowledges the impact of climate change and endorses circular economy”, said Eran Segal, Head of Environment and Sustainability Sector. “During 2020, ADAMA made global efforts to better control greenhouse gas emissions by increasing energy efficiency and modifying its energy source mix to use lower GHG fuels and renewable sources. The company made great strides in terms of boosting the amount of waste that was reused or recycled.”
ADAMA makes continuous efforts to decrease its environmental footprint, including a sharp decrease in air emissions and water contaminant discharge.
“ADAMA is home to a world of cultures, languages, perspectives, ideas, orientations, races and religions. We envision an open, inclusive and diverse work environment as part of our sustainable future,” Arlosoroff continued. “Our dedicated Diversity and Inclusion team is working on a full calendar of initiatives to amplify marginalized voices within our company.”
ADAMA Ltd. is a global leader in crop protection, providing solutions to farmers across the world to combat weeds, insects and disease. ADAMA has one of the widest and most diverse portfolios of active ingredients in the world, as well as state-of-the-art R&D, manufacturing and formulation facilities. With a culture that empowers our people to listen to farmers and ideate from the field, ADAMA is uniquely positioned to offer a vast array of distinctive mixtures, formulations and high-quality differentiated products, delivering solutions that meet local farmer and customer needs in over 100 countries globally. For more information, visit us at www.ADAMA.com and follow us on Twitter® at @ADAMAAgri.
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