publishes new Activity & Sustainability Report
At its General
Assembly in Brussels on 21 June 2016, A.I.S.E. launched its new Activity & Sustainability
banner "Cleanliness & Hygiene at Home and in Society", the report
includes 5 page feature on the socio-economic contribution that this industry
makes to the European economy.
The report also
communicates the latest sustainability figures for the industry.
results are reported on sustainability progress. A.I.S.E.’s Charter for
Sustainable Cleaning is a voluntary initiative by the industry to undertake
continuous improvement, offering a life-cycle based sustainability assurance
system for products in the sector.
the Sustainability Charter rises steadily, with more than 230 companies
currently committed, with all manufacturing companies reporting key performance
indicators (KPIs). In the past 10 years, the KPI reporting shows a reduction
-30% in energy
use per tonne of production
-25% in CO2 emissions.
The number of
consumer products now carrying the Advanced Sustainability Profile (ASP) logo
and targeting ambitious sustainability criteria has increased by 29% to 1.29
billion units. From the laundry category alone, 41% of products comply with the
The full report
may be downloaded here: Activity &
Sustainability Report 2015-16.