Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) provides TenCate with a vehicle for integrating sustainability into its operational processes. Managing the value chain involves numerous sustainability aspects to a greater or lesser degree. As client, manufacturer, supplier and partner within various value chains, TenCate is constantly working at creating sustainable innovations in many different areas.
CSR involves striving towards a balance between People (social and ethical aspects), Planet (ecological and environmental aspects) and Profit (economic and operational aspects). TenCate aims at transparent and ethical business operations. This goal is structurally embedded in the various facets of the organization and its operations. The division has further defined, drafted and organized TenCate's CSR policies in accordance with the structure, content and principles of the CSR Performance Ladder.

Key aims of Ten Cate Protect bv in 2012–2017
Based on sustainability expectations – as they currently exist for the division – the following key aims have been defined for the sustainability policies of Ten Cate Protect bv:

  1. Focus on the customer

  2. Sound products and processes

  3. Sound business practice

  4. Good employment practice

  5. Responsible conduct of business

  6. Social involvement

Our sustainability policies are in constant flux. If a client, supplier, partner or other stakeholder of Ten Cate Protect bv sees possibilities for greater sustainability, then we encourage them to enter dialogue with us.

 Stakeholders will find all the information and options they require for effective feedback at www.tencateprotectivefabrics.comand www.tencateoutdoorfabrics.com or contact us directly via protectivefabrics@tencate.com and tctf@tencate.com

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