Sika has joined the Together for Sustainability (TS) initiative and is a new member. The organization was founded in 2011 and aims to improve sustainability practice within the supply chain of the chemicals industry, according to the initiative.
With this membership, Sika sets clear targets for compliance with sustainability and quality standards in procurement and within the supply chain, according to the company. Sika is the initiative’s 25th member.
“Sustainability is a core element of our growth strategy and procurement plays a key role making sure we select our vendors according to the highest standards related to environment, labor & human rights, ethics and sustainable procurement,” said Marcos Vazquez, Sika Group procurement head. “Joining TS will allow Sika to learn and exchange with its members best practices in sustainability, and to actively participate in the improvement of sustainability practices within the supply chains of the chemical industry.”