Sustainability Certifications 10 March 2020 CWS has reached a new milestone in the course of its clear strategic focus on sustainability. In this year's EcoVadis assessment, CWS-boco Deutschland GmbH was able to improve on its previous year's result and was awarded platinum status. This result places it among the best 1 percent of the companies evaluated by EcoVadis. The international evaluation platform EcoVadis examines companies with regard to the quality of their sustainability management system. The evaluation focuses on 21 criteria, which are divided into four subject areas: Environment, labor and human rights, ethics and sustainable procurement. The results are based on a wide range of data: assessments are currently being carried out in 150 areas and 110 countries. In this way EcoVadis contributes to achieving a trusting and transparent relationship between business partners, thereby reducing risks and promoting innovation. For CWS' key customers in particular, the rating platform offers the advantage of being able to quickly and easily view and track the company's sustainable business practices. >>> Find more information on CWS’ sustainability engagement here.