Prepared in compliance with the Global Reporting Initiative Standards core option, this Calik Denim’s second sustainability report includes information about the company’s goals for 2025 and the contribution it aims to provide in terms of Sustainable Development Goals.
The report has been prepared on the principles of United Nations Global Compact signed in 2019. alik Denim allocated 4.1 million Turkish Lira to environmental investments and expenditures, while it reduced the amount of water used per product by 11% in the last three years and increased the amount of electricity generated from solar energy to 10 MWh in 2019.
Calik further progress focuses on different areas such as R&D, product quality and safety, and sustainable raw material supply, on local social and economic development, occupational health and safety, human rights, climate change, energy, water management and chemicals management with the aim to reduce its impact on the environment.
Calik Denim has set the Goals for 2025 under four topics, recognizing 2016 as the base year. They are: Environmental Sustainability, Sustainable Raw Material Supply, Innovation and Thought Leadership, Internal and External Stakeholder Rights.