TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shawcor Ltd. (“Shawcor” or the “Company”) (TSX: SCL) today announced the publication of its 2020 Environmental, Social, and Governance (“ESG”) report. The report can be found on the Company’s website at https://www.shawcor.com/about/sustainability.
"We continue to focus on improving our ESG performance and delivering innovative solutions that enable more responsible and efficient operations for our customers,” said Mike Reeves, President and CEO of Shawcor. “We are proud to share our early ESG progress and establish our sustainability aspirations for the longer-term. The entire Shawcor team is committed to ensuring our ESG initiatives reduce our impact on the environment, contribute positively to communities and further elevate our ability to attract and develop diverse talent; in short, making us a fundamentally better organization.”
Shawcor ambitions include:
- 2030 ambition to reduce Scope 1&2 GHG Emissions by 50% from its 2019 baseline
- 2030 ambition to increase diverse representation within the senior management team by 20% from its 2019 baseline
- A consistent vision of an Incident and Injury Free workplace
Within this report the Company has utilized the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB) framework, and expanded reporting to include references to the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). Historical data performance metrics and disclosures for 2019 are also available on the Company website.
Shawcor Ltd. is a growth-oriented, global material sciences company serving the Infrastructure, Energy, and Transportation markets. The Company operates through a network of fixed and mobile manufacturing and service facilities. Its three business segments, Composite Systems, Automotive & Industrial and Pipeline & Pipe Services enable responsible renewal and enhancement of critical infrastructure while lowering risk and environmental impact.
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