The sustainability analysis of our business plays an important role in establishing sustainability in our strategic management process. The methodology is based on the chemical industry standard for portfolio analysis. The market signals identified as being significant for Cosmosol form the heart of our sustainability analysis. These include, for example, anticipated regulatory trends, environmental and social performance compared to alternative solutions, and sustainability ambitions in our markets.
A sustainability analysis of all Cosmosol products businesses in 2020 is performed based on the criteria which reflect the value chains of our businesses. These are closely based on the principles and content of the WBCSD Portfolio Sustainability Assessments(PSA) for Chemical Industries.
Cosmosol generates 61 percent of sales with products and solutions whose sustainability performance is at least in line with the market reference