Blum Sustainability Report 2022

14 Sustainabilit y strategy and management systems Management systems Management systems help companies to successfully implement their own objectives. Blum uses international standards for all its internal processes. The efficacy of our integrated environmental and energy management system is confirmed by a current maturit y level of 3.3. One of the core components of this integrated manage - ment system (qualit y, environment and energy) is our annual management review, which is firmly anchored in our existing processes and process platforms. This regular assessment of our environmental and energy measures is a fundamental par t of our effor ts to continuously improve and ensure the validit y of our integrated management system. Sustainabilit y milestones Our achievements in the area of sustainabilit y since 2018 : Scrap silo system with automatic feed in plant 8 Electricit y supplied from 100 % cer tified hydropower FSC cer tification for packaging and printed materials Heat recover y in powder-coating system in plant 4 Mobilit y concept for employees launched VCÖ mobilit y award Blum Austria climate -neutral for scope 1 and scope 2 50 % of fleet switched to local biogas 2018 2020 2021 2022