Sustainable Development Goals | Our approach to sustainability

SDG & GRI index


The Sustainable Development Goals where Adisseo is contributing significantly

In september 2015, the 193 United Nations Member States adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), defining the global priorities and aspirations about the social, environmental and economic development by 2030.

Adisseo is contributing through its products and services, through its investments and also through the best practices implemented.




End poverty in all its forms everywhere


End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture


Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages


Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all


Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls


Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all


Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all


Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all


Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation


Reduce inequality within and among countries


Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable


Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns


Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts


Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development


Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss


Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels


Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development


Adisseo is based on the most recent recommendations of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)

In association with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), GRI develops globally applicable sustainable development guidelines to report on the economic, environmental and social performance of companies and organizations.

General Information

AspectGRI 2016 Ref.DescriptionStatutComments
Strategy102-14Statement from senior decision-makerComplete
102-15Key impacts, risks, and opportunitiesPartial
Organization profile102-1Name of the organizationComplete
102-2Activities, brands, products, and servicesComplete
102-3Location of headquartersComplete
102-4Location of operationsPartial
102-5Ownership and legal formCompleteThe Adisseo Group is made up of 25 legal entities controlled by Bluestar Adisseo Company, a company listed on the Shanghai stock market (headquartered at 9 West Beitucheng Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing), and which is owned 89% by its majority shareholder China National Bluestar (Group) Co., Ltd (China).
102-6Markets servedComplete


Adisseo teams are located in more than 100 countries on all continents.


> Integrators: these are poultry meat producers who have full control of the entire production chain from the manufacture of complete feeds through to poultry slaughter and processing.
> Pre-mixers: these are manufacturers of premix products containing micro-ingredients (vitamins, trace elements, etc.), which will be incorporated into complete feeds by feed mill operators.
> Feed manufacturers: these are producers of complete feed products for all types of livestock.
> Distributors: these intermediaries distribute feed ingredients (amino acids, vitamins,enzymes, etc.) at national level or within a particular market segment.

102-7Scale of the organizationComplete
102-8Information on employees and other workersPartial
102-9Supply chainComplete

The supply chain structure is based on a community led by company managers for each product range. These are supported by local contacts at each manufacturing site and in each sales region.


Network coordination is based on the sales and operations planning process.

102-10Significant changes to the organization and its supply chainPartialImplementation of the organization by SBU (We Move project).
102-11Precautionary Principle or approachComplete
102-12External initiativesPartial
102-13Membership of associationsPartialAdisseo is a member of the IFIF (world), the FEFANA (EU), SYNPA (FR), Sindirações (BR) and UIC (of which JM Dublanc is a board member)…
Reporting practice102-45Entities included in the consolidated financial statementsPartialThe report content is determined in accordance with the recommendations from the GRI.
102-46Defining report content and topic BoundariesCompleteThe report content is determined in accordance with the recommendations from the GRI.
102-47List of material topicsCompleteThe report content is determined in accordance with the recommendations from the GRI.
103-1Explanation of the material topic and its BoundaryComplete
102-48Restatements of informationComplete
102-49Changes in reportingComplete
Stakeholder engagement102-40List of stakeholder groupsCompleteList of main stakeholders included: customers, employees, trade unions, shareholders, civil society and media, as well as suppliers, public authorities, local and regional communities, etc.
102-42Identifying and selecting stakeholdersCompleteInitiatives implemented with stakeholders during the reference period and illustrated in report articles.
102-43Approach to stakeholder engagementPartialThe methods and frequency of engagement are integral to the company management ystem.
102-44Key topics and concerns raisedPartialEnvironmental considerations have become integral to the basic tenets of the company, in the same way as safety and financial results.
Reporting practice102-50Reporting periodComplete
102-51Date of most recent reportComplete2015 Sustainable Development Report: Avril 2018.
102-52Reporting cycleCompleteAnnual.
102-53Contact point for questions regarding the
102-55GRI content indexCompleteGovernance of the group is divided into committees (the executive management and management committees), as detailed in our ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and FAMI-QS certified management manual.
Governance102-18Governance structureComplete
Ethics and integrity102-16Values, principles, standards, and norms of behaviorComplete


AspectGRI 2016 Ref.DescriptionStatutComments
Economic Performance201-1Direct economic value generated and distributedPartial
201-4Financial assistance received from governmentPartial


AspectGRI 2016 Ref.DescriptionStatutComments
Employment401-1New employee hires and employee turnoverPartial
Occupational health and safety403-2Hazard identification, risk assessment, and incident investigationPartial
Training and Education404-1Average hours of training per year per employeeComplete


Development of eLearning and digital training resources

404-3Percentage of employees receiving regular performance and career development reviewsComplete


In 2018, 100% of employees in France and 100% of managers in Spain received at least one performance review.

Local communities413-1Operations with local community engagement, impact assessments, and development programsPartialEngagement in dialog with immediate local residents, sustainability day (of discussion with authorities, nonprofit associations, etc.), environmental and social commitment through partnerships, public meetings, emergency communication, etc.
413-2Operations with significant actual and potential negative impacts on local communitiesPartial


AspectGRI 2016 Ref.DescriptionStatutComments
Materials301-1Materials used by weight or volumeComplete
Energy302-1Energy consumption within the organizationComplete
Water and Effluents303-1Interactions with water as a shared resourceComplete
Emissions305-1Direct (Scope 1) GHG emissionsComplete
305-2Energy indirect (Scope 2) GHG emissionsComplete
305-7Nitrogen oxides (NOX), sulfur oxides (SOX), and other significant air emissionsPartial
Effluents and Waste306-1Water discharge by quality and destinationComplete
306-2Waste by type and disposal methodComplete