Water consumption throughout the Group dropped by 2 percent. This development can be particularly attributed to reduced consumption at the DT Group in Germany and at Makedonski Telekom. The value for 2015 was corrected compared to the information published in the previous year's report. For detailed comments on the figures for each individual company, please refer to the interactive benchmarking tool.
By reporting our water consumption we fully cover the E28-01 (Total water consumption) EFFAS indicator. This data is also relevant for criterion 11 (Usage of natural resources) of the German Sustainability Code. It is also used for reporting on the Global Compact principles 7 (Precautionary approach) and 8 (Promoting environmental responsibility).