Read our 2022 Sustainability Report

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Read about how our sustainability strategy is behind every decision we make, creating shared value and operational excellence.

Read our FY2022 report (PDF, 13.7 MB)

Birla Carbon’s Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) Indices.

Read our GRI and UNGC Indices 2022 (PDF, 1.3 MB)
John Loudermilk
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We have incorporated sustainability, circularity and innovation into our business to create value for our stakeholders.”

John Loudermilk
CEO, Birla Carbon

FY2022 report highlights

  • Birla Carbon secures its first sustainability-linked loan of US$750 million.
  • Developed our Continua™ 8000 Carbon Footprint Statement, a publicly available document, developed to promote transparency and help our customers determine the complete carbon footprint of their own products.
  • We launched new Hype Open Innovation campaigns for employees to submit their ideas to develop our business and products.
  • Birla Carbon remains the only carbon black multinational to receive IATF certification across all its manufacturing sites.
  • We have been awarded a Platinum Rating by EcoVadis, following five previous consecutive years of Gold Ratings.
  • All our 12,000+ suppliers were screened using NAVEX Global’s RiskRate® due diligence system.
  • Nine Birla Carbon sites received a Gold Award from ICBA for their safety performance.
  • We achieved 2% improvement against our waste repurposing KPI, reducing the amount of waste sent to landfill.

Previous reports

Working towards our 2030 goals

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Sustainable Operational Excellence

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