Gold EcoVadis Medal Achievement

FPS – Flexible Packaging Solutions Awarded Gold Medal in Sustainability with EcoVadis on First Attempt

[Amstelveen, Netherlands – October 20, 2023] — FPS – Flexible Packaging Solutions is proud to announce a landmark achievement in the company’s enduring commitment to sustainability and corporate responsibility. In its first-ever assessment by the globally recognized EcoVadis sustainability rating platform, FPS scored an exceptional 73 out of 100, earning the esteemed Gold Medal. This achievement not only places FPS in the top 5% of all companies evaluated by EcoVadis but also distinguishes it within the top 2% of companies rated by EcoVadis in the Manufacture of plastic products industry.

“This outstanding accomplishment reflects the collective dedication, hard work, and sustainability-driven ethos that each member of our team contributes to our global mission,” expressed company CEO Hari Kumar. “It’s a significant acknowledgment of the comprehensive, responsible, and ethical business practices we uphold at every operational level. We’re not just a company that recycles bags — we’re shaping a sustainable future for all.”

Ecovadis evaluates 90,000 companies across 200 industries in 170 countries on an annual basis, focusing on 21 CSR criteria that are grouped into four thematic categories: environment, labor and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement. Their methodology is built on international CSR standards, including the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations Global Compact, and ISO 26000, covering approximately 198 procurement categories and 155 countries.

About FPS – Flexible Packaging Solutions

FPS Flexible Packaging Solutions is a leading provider of flexible packaging, specializing in FIBCs, container liners, and more for diverse industries including chemical, food, pharmaceutical, and agriculture. Renowned for ensuring the safe transit of critical products worldwide, FPS is committed to enhancing supply chain efficiency through its innovative product portfolio. A testament to our dedication to sustainability is the establishment of the world’s largest FIBC recycling hub in Romania, a groundbreaking facility designed for the recovery and reprocessing of used FIBCs into high-quality, usable Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) resin, a key component in our eco-friendly FlexiGreen range.

With a team of over 4,000 colleagues, 13 production plants, and 19 sales locations throughout 16 countries, FPS maintains an expansive global manufacturing and distribution network, providing unparalleled technical expertise and dedicated local customer service. Committed to a sustainable, inclusive future, FPS consistently prioritizes people, embraces diversity, and pursues continuous improvement in all environmental efforts.

For a deeper insight into FPS’s sustainability commitments and initiatives, including our pioneering recycling hub, we invite you to visit our Sustainability page.


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