In 2018 Vikan’s Green Team was created. The Green Team gathers ideas, implements new initiatives, and ensures that sustainability remains a Vikan focus. The team consists of employees from across the organisation and from around the globe. We believe insights from different departments strengthens the Green Team, helping them to pinpoint opportunities for measurable action throughout the entire company.
At Vikan, we strive to minimize our environmental footprint by using renewable energy and recycled and renewable materials when technically feasible. We feel that this is part of caring for our employees and maintaining high business ethics standards.
Focus areas within the Green Team
The Green Team created a Sustainability Roadmap to ensure the company follows a structured path of working through green initiatives. The Roadmap includes prioritised initiatives that are supported by performance indicators and a professional reporting structure. This helps us prioritise initiatives based on importance, impact, and feasibility.
Therefore, we have identified five different focus areas to work on in a structured manner to ensure progress within each of these fields: