ZNU Standard

The ZNU-Standard Food - Sustainability in Focus
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The first holistic and certificable sustainability standard which looks at all three dimensions with ecological economical and social issues at the same time by focussing on the learning process of companies.



We invite you to use the ZNU Standard to manage your conflicts of objectives all around the three dimensions of sustainability!

By using the Standard in your company you will make an active contrbution to national and global sustainability goals such as UN´s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Sustainability is not a new topic for you! Practically all companies in a wide range of business sectors are confronted with sustainability issues, strive to give structure to their activities, and are looking for ways to plausibly communicate their commitment to sustainability to trading partners and consumers.  

  • What about your climate balance?
  • What do you do in the area of human rights?
  • How do you handle subcontracted labour?

These and many other related questions will confront you more and more often in your day-to-day business activities. But where does your company stand in the sustainability debate, and which relevance does sustainability have for your company? The ZNU Standard on improved business sustainability helps you to find your way through the confusing sustainability scenarios and offers advice and support. You will be in a much better position to address the sustainability demands from customers and stakeholders with confidence.