Sustainability

Sustainability19 April 2021

We’re committed to becoming a carbon negative business.

This means that we’ll aim to reduce our carbon footprint to less than zero, to have the net effect of removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere rather than adding to it.

We’ll count all of our carbon emissions, including within our supply chain and across all our labels. Our commitment will be achieved in stages, with UK-managed operations becoming carbon negative by the end of 2022 and US-managed operations by 2024.

WHY WE ARE TAKING ACTION
The landscape we work in is changing rapidly. According to the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) we have until 2030 to avoid substantial climate and ecosystem breakdown.

Taking action on sustainability issues is important to our stakeholders – including our artists and employees – and to the continued success of our business. The climate and ecological crisis is one of the great challenges facing humanity and we want our impact as a business to be beneficial to the environment.

HOW WE’LL DO IT
We’ll get there by following a strategy rooted in climate science. As a priority, we’ll reduce internal and supply chain-related carbon emissions at a rate aligned with the Paris...

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