Compared to the manufacturing process, the energy consumption is reduced with up to 79 percent in the remanufacturing process
Because of the energy consumption, the CO2 emission is reduced in the remanufacturing process
Because of the numerous ‘lives’ that are added to the product, natural resources are reduced
The remanufacturing process reduces the amount of materials sent to scrap by keeping material in use for longer time
Remanufacturing is a circular economy where resources are in a close loop in comparison to the linear economy where resources are consumed
Responsibility is one of our core values, and we take our social responsibility seriously. We want to make a positive contribution to the local as well as global community.
We support the local community
BORG Automotive is sponsoring Silkeborg Sail Club, which, among other things, offer sailing courses in Silkeborg.
BORG Automotive Poland is sponsoring the pediatrics unit at the local hospital, the local fire brigade as well as a local orphanage.
BORG Automotive Poland has a cooperation with educational institutions in Poland; we provide financial support for new equipment, and proactively seek to help students with small projects, company visits, etc.
We support global organisations
Thanks to you, our partners, we can donate money to a charity organisation every year. Every Christmas since 2012, we have supported Doctors without Borders with a donation made in the name of our partners. Doctors without Borders is an independent, global movement providing medical aid where it is needed the most; to people affected by conflicts, epidemics, disasters or exclusion from health care.
Since 1971, Doctors without Borders has treated tens of millions of people, and today they are providing lifesaving medical care in more than 70 countries.
You can find more about Doctors without Borders here.
BORG Automotive is a 100 % owned subsidiary of Schouw & Co. You can find our statement regarding the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 here:Read more
Responsibility is one of our fundamental values, and it is in the company’s nature to focus on the well-being of our employees. We help our employees, if they are struck by illness or if they have a problematic family situation at home. We also do whatever we can to help if any of our employees are getting problems with addiction while working for us. We strive to include people with handicaps in our workforce, and are aware of our responsibility in the society.
The Schouw & Co. Group's whistleblower system provides all employees, board members and business partners of the Group with a safe channel to report suspected criminal or unethical acts.
The whistleblower system may be used for reports concerning any Group company in any country. A report may be submitted in any language and you may choose to report anonymously.
The whistleblower system may not be used to make false accusations against others, and deliberately untrue information may not be reported.
We encourage you to provide your name in the report. Regardless of whether you do so or not, please open a secure post box. This makes it safer and easier for us to communicate.
All reports are treated strictly confidential.Read more
BORG Automotive has full respect of countries sovereignty, and we are compliant with the rules and legislations in the countries we operate.
BORG Automotive is following the Human Rights in terms of our employees. We have in 2017 been actively working on integrating this deeper in our supply chain and have made an action plan for further progress. Our far-east suppliers can only be certified by signing a code of conduct, where they promise to comply with the Human Rights and UK Modern Slavery Act 2015. We will continuously ensure that all of our suppliers follow the Human Rights and UK Modern Slavery Act 2015.
BORG Automotive does not accept bribery in any form, and we have a clear policy about this.
BORG Automotive UK Ltd. is part of the BORG Automotive Group in Denmark and ultimately owned by the conglomerate Schouw & Co listed on the Danish stock exchange. Based on this ownership BORG Automotive UK Ltd. is according to paragraph 22, schedule 19 in the Finance Act 2016 (as published by the UK government) required to publish its tax strategy and update this on an annual basis.
Please find the tax strategy for BORG Automotive UK here.