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At Arethia, we are committed to making a positive impact on the environment and the communities we serve. We believe that sustainability is not just a choice, but a responsibility, a guiding principle, deeply rooted in our business.

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As our company expands on a global scale, we recognize the continuously growing importance of being a positive force in the world. Collaborating closely with our customers, we strive to meet their demands for sustainable solutions and products, responding to the growing societal need for these initiatives.

While our journey towards sustainability continues, we have achieved remarkable milestones to be proud of.

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We are committed to further invest in our sustainability initiatives to become even more socially and environmentally sustainable. We're striving towards a climate-positive and fairer social future through innovative solutions.

By continuously improving and enhancing our sustainability practices, we are taking strides towards a more responsible and sustainable future, solidifying our commitment to making a positive impact. In the coming years, we will explore sustainable opportunities, collaborate with partners, to enhance transparency, traceability within our own operations and our whole supply chain.


In first step we have assessed our processes, identified the most areasof impact and created a basis for quantification through definedmeasures that are the basis for our targets and KPIs. Our currenttarget encompass to be become Climate positive by 2030 and will be expanded systematically in all ESG dimensions with in the next years.

Our employees are the heart and soul of our company, and their well-being is paramount. We are determined in our commitment to their welfare, not only at a local level but on a global scale. Prioritizing health and safety isn't just a legal obligation: it's our moral imperative.

We provide ongoing health and safety training to all our employees, ensuring a safe and secure work environment.

We implement the highest quality and safety production standards to deliver products that meet the highest expectations.

We minimise harmful substances in our operations, prioritizing the well-being of our workforce and the environment.

At Arethia, our dedicated commitment to top-tier quality and consumer well-being underlines everything we do. We firmly believe in the interconnectedness of these principles.

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It's not just about delivering flavours; it's about ensuring that these flavours are safe and have the best quality, no matter where in the world they're enjoyed. Our commitment to providing safe and enjoyable flavours is a testament to our dedication to enhancing the lives of consumers.

We continuously improve our product quality through enhanced manufacturing processes and quality control and aim with our Quality Policy beyond food

Our commitment to innovation drives us to create tasteful and reduced risk products.

We follow a stringent ingredient and Product and Ingredient Safety Policy beyond legal requirements

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At Arethia, diversity is an integral part of our approach to sustainability. We understand that a diverse workforce promotes innovative thinking and creativity, fostering multiple perspectives that lead to a better understanding of our customers.

This isn't just about business; it's about cultivating a positive corporate culture and enhancing employee satisfaction, ultimately impacting performance. In a globalized world, a diverse team is essential to better comprehend and fulfill our customers' preferences in various regions.



We maintain a balanced age distribution among our team: With 23 percent of our team under 30 and 22 percent over 50, we foster a dynamic environment that embraces both fresh perspectives and a wealth of experience.

We believe that empowered employees are the driving force behind our success. Cultivating a positive work environment not only boosts productivity but also provides opportunities for growth.

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Happy and engaged employees deliver better work, contributing to the long-term success of our company. Their dedication, skills, and enthusiasm drive us forward, and we aim for excellence in all aspects of our operations.

We are promoting Work-Life Balance and compatibility of family and work through initiatives such as flexible working hours and remote work.

We built an agile, low-hierarchy and transparent organization and offer opportunities for personal impact and growth.

We actively promote and encourage training opportunities, both within our organization and externally.

We value and recognize the contributions of our team members.

Climate change is a significant threat to society, affecting all livelihoods, especially those who are most vulnerable. At Arethia, we see environmentally conscious actions as not just a moral obligation but also a strategic choice.

These actions can reduce costs and ensure the long-term sustainability of our business operations. We aim to enable future generations to enjoy the world of flavours as we do, by taking concrete steps to mitigate the impact of climate change.

We invest in technology and innovation in manufacturing to enhance reliability, reduce waste, optimize raw material usage, and improve worker safety.

Our commitment to sustainability extends to our energy sources, with approximately 95% of our electricity coming from renewable energies.

We've adopted digital platforms to reduce paper usage, promote long-term scalability, and enhance efficiency and data digitization.

We are constructing state-of-the-art high energy efficiency buildings, featuring photovoltaic arrays, heat pumps, and heat recovery systems.

We actively collaborate with industry partners to share best practices and collectively drive positive change.

We recognize the impact of packaging on the environment. Our used paper foam products are made from 100% renewable resources and provide an alternative to plastic products.

We believe in impact beyond our own boundaries

At Arethia, we understand that sustainability is a collective effort, and the significance of our actions reaches far beyond our immediate operations. We actively seek opportunities to contribute positively to the broader community, industry, and environment.


By fostering partnerships, sharing best practices, and engaging in initiatives that promote environmental and social well-being, we 
aim to magnify our influence and inspire a ripple effect for greater sustainability across the business landscape.

We firmly believe that collaborative efforts are essential for meaningful and lasting change, and we are committed to being a catalyst for positive impact beyond our organizational footprint.

Implemented improvements within our workforce exemplified by the supply chain risk management task force.

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Establishing an Ethical Business Ecosystem is essential to support one another. This serves as a guideline for us and our partners, both to uphold our own ethical standards and to ensure that our partners do the same.

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Second, we place a strong emphasis on Respecting Human Rights, both within our organization and in our interactions with stakeholders. By fostering a diverse, inclusive, and respectful workplace, we extend these values to our partnerships, creating an atmosphere of trust and equality.

Lastly, we apply Fair Governance Practices, which ensures transparency, accountability, and ethical decision-making throughout our operations.

Ongoing adherence to a comprehensive Code of Conduct for both our organization and suppliers.

We've established a supply chain risk management task force to proactively manage supply chain risks.

We are committed to ensuring legal compliance with labor laws and human rights regulations, upholding the highest standards of ethics and apply higher internal standards in terms of minimal pay.

We've support whistleblowing for human rights and environmental violations associated with our economic activities, as well as those of our direct and indirect suppliers. This underscores our commitment to transparency and accountability.

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We actively promote diversity and strive to create an inclusive work environment where all voices are valued.

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Teamwork for sustainability

Implemented improvements within our workforce exemplified by the supply chain risk management task force.

State-of-the-art and energy-efficient new building