Volvo Car Corporation:
Towards sustainable mobility - the 2010/11 Corporate Report with Sustainability now available
Volvo Car Corporation has great heritage in sustainable mobility and continues to demonstrate leadership in the area.
In the past year, Volvo Car Corporation has delivered tremendous progress towards the objective of no injuries in a new Volvo by 2020, and a vision of a future entirely free of harmful emissions. Volvo Car Corporation was recently named the best car make in Sustainable Brands, Sweden's biggest consumer based sustainability survey.
"I'm very proud of the progress we have achieved on our journey towards sustainable development. Social and environmental responsibility is an integral part of what Volvo stands for and it's very pleasing to see that it is an important factor for our customers when they choose a car", says Linn Fortgens, Director of Sustainability and Financial Communication.
Below are the key achievements in Volvo Car Corporation's three areas of sustainability commitment:
Promoting ecological sustainability
Assuming social responsibility
Both the Corporate Report with Sustainability and a full GRI-Report can be downloaded at www.volvocars.com/sustainability.
Read more about Sustainable Brands (Swedish) at http://sustainablebrands.idg.se/ and about UN's Global Compact www.unglobalcompact.org/AboutTheGC/TheTenPrinciples/index.html
For more information on competitive CO2 data, visit JATO Dynamics, www.jato.com