2021 Sustainability Report
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2021 Belgian Sustainability Report

Environmental policy

We commit to:

  • Achieve net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2030
  • Implement sustainability governance driven from the Executive level and embedded into business processes
  • Review progress and report publicly against our environmental and energy targets (including 1.5˚C-aligned science-based GHG reduction targets)
  • Invest in meaningful market solutions for GHG emissions we cannot eliminate
  • Incorporate energy and water efficiency into the design, refurbishment and operation of our estate
  • Optimise internal environmental conditions and reduce our impact on local air quality, to contribute to health and wellbeing
  • Use resources and manage waste according to circular economy principles
  • Convert 100% of our new ordered cars to electric & hybrid vehicles by 2023. Convert 100% of our fleet to electric & hybrid vehicles by 2026.
  • Reduce our business travel GHG emissions (in line with our published targets)
  • Work with our suppliers to reduce GHG emissions (in line with our published targets) and tackle other environmental impacts in our supply chain
  • Map the biodiversity impacts of our operations and supply chain, and set a net gain target
  • Educate our staff on their environmental impacts and empower them to take action on climate change in their working and home lives
  • Collaborate with clients and external stakeholders to create and scale climate solutions and stimulate the green economy

In addition, we will:

  • Conform to all relevant compliance requirements relating to the environment and energy
  • Maintain procedures to mitigate the risk of pollution
  • Pursue a programme of continuous improvement of our procedures and performance
  • Ensure that our policy is clearly communicated both internally and publicly
  • This policy will be reviewed and updated on an annual basis or due to a material change of circumstances.

1st October, 2021

Piet Vandendriessche
CEO Deloitte Belgium

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