Sustainability targets

Our focus is on measuring the degree to which we have implemented and achieved our existing environmental, economic, and social objectives. A number of other specific targets were also adopted. The following summary provides a description of selected targets for the coming reporting period, the emphasis being on the aspect of sustainability under consideration.

Aspect

Measure

Status quo

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This project will be continued as soon as a suitable external partner has been found

Occupational health and safety

Assess workplace-related threat to employees from psychological stress by means of staff survey and introduce measures to avoid associated risks.

ongoing

 

Use coaching for burnout prevention as part of management training.

currently suspended*

 

Create a modular system for trainining and instruction on various topics relating to occupational safety, using a range of media.

new

Education and training

Implement qualification and training initiatives as well as staff development programs.

ongoing

Conditions of employment

Introduce idea management in other countries.

ongoing

Sustainable products

Replace 20% of the plastics used in our products with recycled polymers by 2019.

ongoing

 

Calculate carbon footprint of our products on a regular basis as part of an environmental impact assessment and take results into account in early stages of product development.

ongoing

Dialogue with stakeholders

Further extend and intensify our ongoing, personal, and topic-specific dialogue with stakeholders in respect of sustainability issues.

ongoing

Strategy and management

Combine Diebold and Nixdorf sustainability organizations, in addition to preparing and publishing a uniform sustainability report in accordance with GRI G4.

new

Environmental management at company sites

Conduct regular energy audits at European sites and draw up measures to optimize energy efficiency.

ongoing

 

Implement ongoing energy conservation measures relating to company facilities operated around the globe.

ongoing

Responsibility within the supply chain

Intensify all-embracing supplier assessment, while taking into account aspects relating to sustainability.

ongoing