UPL is focused on emerging as a premier global provider of total crop solutions designed to secure the world's long-term food supply.
Winning farmers hearts across the globe, while leading the way with innovative products and services that make agriculture sustainable, UPL is the fastest growing company in the industry.
Based on the recognition that humankind is one community, UPL’s overarching commitment is to improve areas of its presence, workplace and customer engagement.
Sustainability is to maintain a healthy environment as well as business. It means to ensure our people, the community we are surrounded by and the environment are well looked after. At UPL, sustainability is a holistic approach to doing good business for progress, prosperity, people and the planet.
UPL is constantly working to reduce environmental footprint as environmental care has been a part of our core philosophy since inception and is practiced in our daily business across the value chain.
Economic Sustainability & Growth Strategy
UPL is committed to perform consistently on all economic parameters. With powerful steps we aim to enhance farm viability and improve the economic prosperity of farmers, distributors, retailers and partners across the globe, increasing shareholder value.
People Development & Human Rights
Our world-class crop and seed solutions have their beginnings in our people.
We believe in considering everything we do through the lens of how it will affect them, and our organisational culture – always prioritising wellness, learning, fairness, and inclusivity.
Health, Safety & Environment Policy
The safety of our employees, both permanent and contractual, is very important to us. All efforts are taken to ensure that the environment they are working is safe and injury free.
Caring enough is the commitment to ‘Do things better’ – not just for the business but for the world at large. We undertake multiple initiatives to strengthen communities.
- Mrs. Sandra Shroff, Vice Chairman, UPL
Awards & Achievements
Award for Excellent Energy Efficient Unit - PL05
Business Merit Award
Excellent hazardous waste triple A Award - Barranquilla
Frost & Sullivan and TERI Sustainability 4.0 Awards 2019 - PL02
Gold Award "Sustainable development" - Vietnam
Great place to Work - Colombia
"Green Industry" Award - ALS Mexico
India Green manufacturing award - U-1&2
NAMC GOLD Award for Manufacturing Excellence - PL05
Embedded triple-bottomline approach.
Implemented sustainability policy, goals & targets.
SUSTAINABILITY REPORT 2019-20
Enhancing World Food Security
Sustainability report as per GRI.
as per GRI. UPL is FTSE4Good & RC logo holders.
Year over year our score is enhancing
Reduce manufacturing environmental footprint from baseline FY2019-20.
Reduce 25% Sp.CO2 emission.
Reduce 20% Sp.Water consumption.
Reduce 25% Sp.Waste disposal.
Reduce over FY2019-20Specific CO2 emission by
Specific waterconsumption by
Specific wastedisposal by
Projects for FY2020-21
Achieve 40% revenues from innovative and sustainable solutions to enhance yields and quality
Achieve 27%revenues from innovative andsustainable products
We aim to contribute to food security by supporting farmers with our product and service portfolio to feed the world sustainably
60% sustainable sourcing
SustainableProcurement:Results of Initial dipstick Supplier Survey
82Number of suppliers covered
~₹ 2,600 crore
Equivalent spend(US$ 370 million)(20% spend)
Action Plan for FY2020-21
Leaders: score above 60%
At par with industry: score 40-60%
Sensitive: score less than 40% (need improvement)
Impact 3 million lives through livelihood, education, health and sanitation
Impact1 million livesthrough community initiatives
Our CSR initiatives has four focus areas:
Institutions of excellence
Local and national area need
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