The non-governmental organization CDP2 emissions within the scope of the CDP supplier program. We ourselves act as a supplier to our customers. Just like the previous year, we were once again among the leading companies in 2017 and received the top grade "A."regularly assesses the climate protection activities of companies worldwide and compiles an index of leading companies called the A List. Suppliers publish their CO
We invited 195 suppliers in 2017 (compared to 181 in 2016) to participate in the CDP Supply Chain Program. These suppliers cover 73 percent of our procurement volume. A total of 109 suppliers took part in the program (compared to 108 in 2016). They cover 66.4 percent of the procurement volume (2016: 65 percent).
In 2017 we were also again included in the A List based on the CDP's general ranking.