IMERYS Industrial Minerals Greece Single-Member Société Anonyme

IMERYS Group is the world leader in mineral-based industrial solutions, offering specialized solutions necessary for its customers. IMERYS INDUSTRIAL MINERALS GREECE SINGLE MEMBER SOCIETE ANONYME mines and processes industrial minerals, mainly bentonite and perlite.


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Anastasia Amvrosiadou, CEO Imerys Greece, Imerys Chief Human Resources Officer and Member of the Executive Committee

“Unlocking better futures for our people, our customers and our planet”

Our priority was and remains the protection of the health and safety of all the employees of the Group and of our associates, with the simultaneous support of the local communities in which we operate.

Although 2021 was a particularly difficult year due to the pandemic, the effective strategies we timely designed to deal with it, have contributed to the uninterrupted operation of the company, maintaining the safety of our employees in all facilities, while providing medical equipment and protection equipment to local health structures.

Sustainable Development is at the heart of IMERYS 'strategy. We are committed to the principles of Corporate Social Responsibility not only because it is the right thing to do, but because it is a key element for our business development and transformation. Our commitment to being a responsible corporate citizen supports our relationships with our customers, our employees, our suppliers, our government, and our stakeholders in general.

Through the achievement of the Sustainable Development goals we contribute to the sustainable development of the company and its employees as well as the local communities.

Through the SustainAgility program, we aim for a sustainable development program fully aligned with the goals of the United Nations Global Compact and the Sustainable Development Goals. Specifically:

We empower our people by ensuring that they will remain healthy and safe, nurturing their talents, promoting diversity and inclusion, fostering social dialogue and safeguarding human rights.

We care for the planet, by protecting the environment, reducing consumption of non-energetic resources, preserving biodiversity, and acting on climate change.

We build for the future behaving ethically, operating fairly, ensuring a responsible supply chain, engaging with communities, and promoting sustainable products and technologies.

Our commitment to continuous improvement and our results helped us to be ranked as Platinum by EcoVadis in 2020.

Anastasia Amvrosiadou, CEO Imerys Greece, Imerys Chief Human Resources Officer and Member of the Executive Committee

“Sustainable Development at the heart of IMERYS 'long-term strategy"

Sustainability will remain a primary focus in our decision making process for next year and into the future. Sustainability for Imerys is not about compliance or obligation, it is about the way we commit to do business. We need to act as enablers of tomorrow, across all our global operations, as well as supporting our customers as we help them achieve their targets. Our mission is to embed responsible and sustainable thinking into everything we do.  

Being a safe and diverse place to work are the cornerstone of Imerys’ company values. We have set ambitious sustainability targets for the next three years, aligned with our development strategy and we are committed to reduce our CO2 emissions in alignment with a 1.5°C trajectory.

We continue to set the bar high regarding environmental and social standards to secure our long-term viability.

Yannis Karavelakis

Mining Rights and Building Facilities Manager

Greek Sustainability Code

ESG Criteria Framework Implementation

Πρόκειται για ένα σαφές πλαίσιο ενσωμάτωσης και εφαρμογής των κριτηρίων ESG (Περιβάλλον, Κοινωνία & Διακυβέρνηση) από τους οργανισμούς για την υπεύθυνη λειτουργία τους, μετρώντας την οικονομική, κοινωνική και περιβαλλοντική τους επίδοση. Οι οργανισμοί δημοσιοποιούν την προσέγγιση και τις επιδόσεις τους στους άξονες της Στρατηγικής, της Διαχείρισης Διαδικασιών, του Περιβάλλοντος και της Κοινωνίας, περιγράφοντας τις πολιτικές και τις διαδικασίες που εφαρμόζουν, απαντώντας σε 20 κριτήρια Βιώσιμης Ανάπτυξης, με σκοπό την αυτοαξιολόγησή τους ως προς το επίπεδο ωριμότητας εφαρμογής των κριτηρίων ESG, τη βελτίωση της ποιότητας των δημοσιοποιήσεων και των επιδόσεών τους και την ανάπτυξη μιας ολιστικής προσέγγισης της βιωσιμότητας στην επιχειρηματική τους λειτουργία.

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