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SUSTAINABILITY STORY

Global integrated coffee business, working from farm to cup.

To realise our purpose of “unlocking the power of coffee for a better world”, we’re committed to and are engaged in a range of initiatives that focus on fostering sustainability throughout the coffee industry.

Today we have renewed our commitment to a sustainable future, with a new vision which drives positive change for people and the planet, helping to achieve a better future for all. We promise to work hard so that the coffee you love will always be a part of your day.

UCC KEY FOCUS

SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES

Co-Development with Producing Countries

Co-Development with Producing Countries

UCC recognizes that measures to tackle climate change have to go hand in hand with strategies that should serve to improve reduce global inequality, and spur economic growth. This is closely aligned with the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Social Value Creations

Social Value Creations

Coffee to us is more than a beverage. It is a culture and we want to contribute to this culture through the sharing of our knowledge. It is also through the contribution of our knowledge that we are able to share our everlasting love for coffee.

Environmental Responsibility

Environmental Responsibility

Disposable waste is a major problem for the environment and as a producer of RTD products, UCC needs to address that. While UCC has been making great strides in its efforts to reduce waste and produce recyclable packaging, we are finding ways to help close the loop.

Responsible Business Practice

Responsible Business Practice

Conducting our business in ways that produce social, environmental and economic benefits to the employees and communities in which UCC operate.

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OUR SUSTAINABILITY EFFORTS

Our journey of sustainability begins right from the source.
At UCC’s coffee estates, we leverage on local expertise and our technical research to build up green cultivation techniques.

Helping People Flourish

Our ambition is to help people flourish by actively addressing key supply chain-related issues around human rights and the livelihoods of farming communities. At UCC, we work to foster better lives for all through coffee.

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Helping Nature Thrive

A successful, sustainable business depends on a healthy planet. By doing what we can to mitigate climate change, improve biodiversity, tackle deforestation and ensure access to clean, safe water, we can help create a better world for everyone, with nature and people in harmony.

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SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES

Sustainable activities from cups to farms contribute to the development of the coffee industry and make the world smile.

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Reunion Island Bourbon Pointe

In our process of recovering and rejuvenating lost coffee varieties, we revitalised the local communities by certifying quality coffee beans to support and help local coffee farmers.

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