HP Publishes New Guidelines for Supply Sustainability

from environmentalleader.com

HP has announced the publication of guidelines designed to help multinational companies achieve sustainability throughout their supply lines. The guidelines are based on a report ,about the impact multinationals can have on the standards in their supply chains, written with the Danish Commerce and Companies Agency.The guidelines follow a study of HP’s working practices, on-site assessments of 15 suppliers in Eastern Europe, and the organization and assessment of capability-building activities. According to HP, by following these guidelines, multinationals will be able to better equip their suppliers to effectively compete in the global market while improving environmental standards. “There is a clear link between companies with strong ethics and good performance,” said Carsten Ingersley of DCCA.

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