... for manufacturers and service providers

What are your advantages?

  • Consolidation and structural alignment of sustainability policies
  • Increasing internal and external visibility of sustainability activities
  • Sustainability becomes measurable and also an option for SMEs
  • Credible communication to business partners and other stakeholders
  • Promotion of strategic and long-term orientation of sustainability activities
  • Dealing with hot spots before they turn into crises

Are you looking for a certification body or an auditor? An overview of the approved certification bodies is available here.

Would you or one of your employees like to develop your knowledge of sustainability management?

Then please have a look at our current training program.

Do you have any questions? Would you like to receive further information or meet us personally? Please contact us!

This is what certified companies say:

Jan Niewodniczanski, Managing Director of Bitburger Braugruppe GmbH

The voluntary nature of this standard and the guarantee that we optimize our sustainability activities by the standard makes the standard to a standard which implementation process was fun for all parties involved.

Michael Durach, Managing Director of Develey Senf & Feinkost GmbH

Sustainability means for us to lead the company in such a manner, that it can be passed on from generation to generation. The basis of our - certified according to ZNU-Standard - sustainability strategy are the three fields “Human, nature and regional roots”.

Paul Söbbeke, Council member of Molkerei Söbbeke GmbH

As an organic company we have very high expectations on ourselves. The Standard has supported us in the systematization of our numerous sustainability activities and simultaneously shown us areas for improvement.

Further comments on the ZNU Standard – driving sustainable change are available here.