For the third year in a row, Lexmark has received a gold rating from EcoVadis, a collaborative platform that enables companies to assess the environmental and social performance of their suppliers on a global basis.
For 2016, Lexmark has ranked in the top 1 per cent of suppliers from 95 countries, comprising of more than 20,000 companies across 145 business sectors. The companies were assessed on corporate policies, initiatives and achievements in areas concerning the environment, labour practices, fair business practices and sustainable procurement. Lexmark scored 74 out of 100. To achieve gold recognition, a company must have an overall score of 62 or greater.
John Gagel, Global Senior Manager, Corporate Sustainability said, “EcoVadis continues to be an important external analyst ranking that Lexmark leverages for both internal improvement and customer interactions. The gold rating speaks to the strength of Lexmark’s programs and the dedication of our employees.”
The EcoVadis rating is included in the Awards & Recognition section of Lexmark’s CSR website.