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SGS Announces Comprehensive Net-Zero Transition Plan

June 10, 2024

SGS is pleased to publish its comprehensive Net-Zero Transition Plan, showcasing its strong commitment to climate action.

SGS is committed to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. As part of this objective, the company targets a reduction of 46% in absolute Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions and of 28% in absolute Scope 3 emissions by 2030, compared to its 2019 base line.*

Corporate Sustainability forms an integral part of SGS’ Strategy 2027. Beyond the environmental leadership illustrated by its Net-Zero Transition Plan, the company also set itself ambitious targets on the social and governance dimensions of ESG.

By 2027, it will boost Diversity, Equity and Inclusion with at least one third of leadership positions held by women. It will increase its position as an education leader by providing 7 million hours of training per year to employees, clients and communities. And it will enhance its leadership on business conduct by strengthening its customer satisfaction score from 90% to 93%.

With these actions, SGS continues to demonstrate its leadership in Corporate Sustainability and responsible business.

*As validated by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)

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About SGS

We are SGS – the world’s leading testing, inspection and certification company. We are recognized as the global benchmark for sustainability, quality and integrity. Our 99,600 employees operate a network of 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.

For further information, please contact:

Ariel Bauer

Media & Investors

Ariel Bauer

Group Vice President, Investor Relations, Communications and Sustainability
Livia Baratta


Livia Baratta

Director, Investor Relations

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