RHEINFELDEN, Switzerland, 27.05.2021 – Tillotts Pharma AG (“Tillotts”), part of the Japanese Zeria Group, was recently awarded Bronze Recognition for its Corporate Social Responsibility (“CSR”) by EcoVadis, a trusted provider of business sustainability ratings. The rating platform is used by over 75,000 companies worldwide in more than 200 industries. Tillotts performed well in all CSR categories belonging to the top half of all assessed companies globally in the comparison group.
Tillotts was rated based on a sustainability scorecard, which illustrates performance across 21 sustainability criteria in four main categories, including environment, labour and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement. In terms of labour and human rights, Tillotts scored well results compared to all companies rated by EcoVadis in this industry. The section takes into account health and safety, working conditions and career management.
Thomas A. Tóth von Kiskér, CEO of Tillotts Pharma AG, commented, “We are pleased to receive Bronze Recognition from EcoVadis and will continue to incorporate CSR principles into our business. The scorecard results provide clear guidance on the areas we need to improve over the years to come for belonging to the top in our industry. Great Place to Work® named Tillotts AG 2020 as one of the best employers in Switzerland, which is one of the many achievements showing our commitment towards our employees.”
The EcoVadis assessment is an evaluation of how well a company has integrated the principles of CSR into their business and management system.
The methodology is built on international sustainability standards. EcoVadis provides CSR ratings for global supply chains. Further information can be found at www.ecovadis.com.