Alcantara SpaID Nr. 4S-100058e-report version 2.0

Marchio 4sustainability con pay off

Founded in 1972, Alcantara represents a prime example of Italian-produced quality. As registered trademark of Alcantara S.p.A. and result of a unique and proprietary technology, Alcantara is a highly innovative material, offering an unrivalled combination of sensory, aesthetic and functional qualities. Thanks to its extraordinary versatility, Alcantara is the choice of leading brands in a number of fields of application: fashion and accessories, automotive, interior design and home décor, consumer electronics. These features, together with a serious and certified commitment to sustainability, make Alcantara a true icon of contemporary lifestyle: the lifestyle of those who want to fully enjoy their everyday life, respecting the environment. Since 2009 Alcantara is certified “Carbon Neutral” from one of the strictest and most rigorous international certification bodies (TÜV SÜD), since Alcantara measures, reduces and offsets 100% of all carbon emissions attributable both to Company activities and to the product, from cradle to grave. The residual emissions are offset each year through Certified and Verified Offsetting Projects, validated and proved by an accredited third party, following the application of rigorous verification processes to which all offsetting projects are subjected, designed to promote the use of renewable energy in the poorest and most disadvantaged areas of the world. To document the Company’s commitment to sustainability, every year Alcantara draws up and publishes a Sustainability Report, certified by BDO and available through the company website. The headquarters of Alcantara are in Milan, while the production site and R&D department are located in Nera Montoro, in the heart of the Umbria region (Terni).
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4SUSTAINABILITY® COMMITMENT

Growth and sustainability are the factors for which we want to stand out, founding our strategy on the belief that ethical approach should characterize our business model. We firmly believe there cannot be a long-term economic development without a social and environmental development.
Inspired to and aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations in the 2030 Agenda (SDGs), we’re committed to contributing to the generation of global positive change, assuming a clear environmental and social responsibility.
We do it concretely by joining the 4sustainability® roadmap, making the values and action programs it embodies our own, committing ourselves to starting a virtuous change journey in our business model, through one or more initiatives that we tell in this e-report.

elimination of toxic and harmful chemicals from production cycles in line with the ZDHC MRSL

this initiative contributes to the following UN Sustainable Development Goals

LAST REPORT ABSTRACT

IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

the implementation level certifies the status and evolution of the initiative based on 4sustainability KPIs framework

81%

protocol requirements application percentage

VERIFICATION PROTOCOL

Management System 86%
Raw Materials 70%
Supply Management 93%
Chemical Products 67%
Production Progress 82%
Chemical Health & Safety 100%
Output Management 71%

PRODUCTION VOLUMECOVERED BY CHEMICAL INVENTORY

100%

percentage of internal and external production subject to chemical inventory assessment

CHEMICAL INVENTORY

chemical inventory compliance percentages per growing levels

WASTE WATER

MRSL parameters

waste water compliance percentages following tests that comply with the ZDHC Waste Water Guidelines

PRODUCTION VOLUMECOVERED BY WASTE WATER TEST

100%

percentage of internal and external production subject to waste water tests in line with the ZDHC Waste Water Guidelines