Global Reporting Initiative+Environmental Screening of New Suppliers (G4-EN32)

Environmental Screening of New Suppliers (G4-EN32)

What percentage of new suppliers were screened using environmental criteria?

Metric value
Filtered answers
10 Known
+ 12 Unknown
= 22 Total results
Companies Values
Air France
2016 = 100 %
2015 = 100 %
BRF Brasil Foods
2016 = 100 %
2015 = 100 %
Hilton Worldwide Holdings
2015 = 100 %
2015 = 97 %
2016 = 90 %
2015 = 51 %
Bel Group
2015 = 46 %
2015 = 0 %
2015 = Unknown %
2016 = Unknown %
Gap inc.
2014 = Unknown %
Korea Agro - Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation
2015 = Unknown %
Resona Holdings
2012 = Unknown %
DNB Financial Corporation
2016 = Unknown %
Takeda Pharmaceutical
2015 = Unknown %
Alpina Foods
2015 = Unknown %
Advanced Chemical Industries Ltd - ACI
2014 = Unknown %
2016 = Unknown %

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Community Assessed
Report Type
Corporate Social Responsibility Report
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This metric is based on the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G4 Guidelines. It covers part of the information required by G4-EN32 - 'Percentage of new suppliers that were screened using environmental criteria'.

This Indicator informs stakeholders about the percentage of suppliers selected or contracted subject to environmental due diligence processes. Due diligence should be initiated as early as possible in the development of a new relationship with a supplier.

Significant potential negative environmental impacts may be prevented or mitigated at the stage of structuring contracts or other agreements.


This metric is looking for percentage of new suppliers were screened using environmental criteria:

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Global Reporting Initiative compliance guidance for companies:

To calculate the percentage of new suppliers that were screened using environmental criteria - G4-EN32-a:

  • Identify the total number of new suppliers that the organization considered selecting or contracting with.

  • Identify the total number of new suppliers that were screened using environmental criteria.

  • Environmental criteria may include the Aspects under the Environmental Category.

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