Liebherr Appliances have been awarded the silver medal from EcoVadis, thereby firming up its position as a sustainable brand. With this award, EcoVadis is recognising the commitment of Liebherr in the fields of the environment, ethics, labour and human rights as well as sustainable procurement. “Only companies that take a consistent approach to assuming responsibility for society and the environment can enjoy lasting success – and that’s a good thing – explains Steffen Nagel, Director of Sales & Marketing of Liebherr-Hausgeräte -. This award recognises the joint effort of people from the most different Liebherr divisions who are constantly working to make our brand even more sustainable”. EcoVadis is an internationally recognised Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) self-assessment provider and offers a solution for monitoring sustainability in global supply chains. The EcoVadis method is based on international sustainability standards (GRI, UN Global Compact, ISO 26000) and is monitored by a scientific committee of CSR and supply chain experts to create reliable CSR ratings.