Sustainability Stories


palfinger shows responsibility 

30. Jan 2019
3 ratings confirm our sustainability

For PALFINGER it is of essential importance to have sustainability activities evaluated by rating agencies. That was the reason for us to participate in 3 ratings in 2018, which confirm once again: PALFINGER takes responsibility!

22. Jan 2019
Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Rating: C

PALFINGER participated for the third time in the environmental performance assessment of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). In 2018, PALFINGER obtained a climate scoring level C. Therefore, we are in the "Awareness" category.

18. Jan 2019
Integrated Annual Report - One month to go

On monday, February 18, we will publish our Integrated Annual Report for 2018. We are looking forward to showing what we have accomplished last year and how we advanced our sustainability management.

10. Dec 2018
Promoting awareness: Human rights

Today, on the 70th anniversary of the proclamation of the Universal Human Rights, we want to dedicate this blog article to the topic. PALFINGER attaches great importance to human rights, especially by including it in its Code of Conduct.

30. Nov 2018
SDG series | SDG 10: Reduced inequalities

The fifth and last post in the blog series revolves around SDG 10: Reduced inequalities. It advocates the reduction of inequalities within and between countries.

23. Nov 2018
PALFINGER awarded as Green Brand Austria for the third time

On November 21st, Hannes Hemetsberger accepted the certificate as „GREEN BRANDS Austria“ for PALFINGER. For the third time we are filled with pride to receive this appreciation of our ecological and social commitment over the years.

12. Nov 2018
ASRA 2018: Yippie for the fifth time

Already 5 years in a row PALFINGER won the first place of the ASRA (Austrian Sustainability Reporting Award) in the category of “Integrated Annual and Sustainability Report”. This confirms our efforts in sustainability reporting.

18. Oct 2018
Our Code of Conduct = Our Integrity

The explanatory video of the Code of Conduct gives an insight into PALFINGER’s self-imposed practices. Since 2010, ten principles cover the topics of human rights, working norms, environmental protection and anti-corruption.

03. Oct 2018
SDG series | SDG 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

SDG 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure is committed to promoting industrialization, innovation and infrastructure – taking into account environmental and social aspects.