Caring for the environment and playing an active, responsible role in society have always been important to Volvo.
They firmly believe that for a sustainability initiative to be meaningful, it must be environmentally and socially beneficial as well as economically viable. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is all about minimizing the environmental impact of their operations, working to develop energy- and fuel-efficient products and being responsible members of our society.
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
The Volvo Group, reviewed the seventeen sustainable development goals established by the United Nations and the areas they have decided to focus on are those that are most relevant to their business, where they can make a real difference.
- Good health and wellbeing (no. 3)
- Industry, innovation and infrastructure (no. 9)
- Sustainable cities and communities (no. 11)
- Climate action (no. 13)
Volvo have a holistic approach to environmental care addressing continuous improvements within the total enterprise, all the way from product planning and development, manufacturing and supply, and product use to recyclability and end-of-life for the products.
Delivering sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions are the ultimate goals of Volvo’s sustainability commitment. How? Leadership, research and innovation- with product development driven by quality, safety and environmental care.
By working with cultural values and investing in skills development, safety programs and environmental sustainability, Volvo help move society forward while securing business opportunities for the future.