ZEELAND, Mich. — Herman Miller, part of the MillerKnoll (NASDAQ: MLKN) collective, was recently awarded a platinum medal in recognition of its commitment to sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) by EcoVadis. This places the company among the top one percent of all companies assessed worldwide for the second year in a row.
EcoVadis is a France-based global CSR assessment agency providing the world’s most trusted business sustainability ratings.
The assessment comprehensively covers four key CSR themes practices: environment, labor and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement. Herman Miller once again scored high in the categories of environment and labor and human rights.
“At Herman Miller, we’ve always sought to do more than create beautiful products. We use design to solve problems, and now as part of the MillerKnoll collective, we have a shared purpose to design for the good of humankind,” said Gabe Wing, Director of Sustainability at MillerKnoll. “That purpose carries through our holistic CSR efforts – whether through the materials we use in our products or in how we treat our employees.”
Read more in the full press release here.