Certifications and awards
"We are on the right track"
Silver medal from EcoVadis
We are very happy to be awarded the EcoVadis Silver Medal 2023, which recognizes our sustainability standards and our commitment to the planet. This puts Schleich among the top 25% of the more than 100,000 companies evaluated worldwide and even among the top 19% of toy manufacturers.
EcoVadis evaluated Schleich in four categories, which include a total of 21 indicators:
Labor and human rights
Thanks to this detailed breakdown, we can understand exactly where we have achieved strong results, and where we still have room for optimization.
We want to keep improving and ensure high sustainability standards.
EcoVadis certification helps us to do so. For our next steps, we now also use the expertise and independent view of the experts from EcoVadis.
Who is EcoVadis?
Since its foundation in 2007, the French company EcoVadis has become the world's largest and most trusted service provider in the field of sustainability ratings for companies. EcoVadis assesses how well a company has integrated the principles of sustainability/CSR into its business and management system. EcoVadis has now rated more than 100,000 companies worldwide. The methodology is based on international standards for sustainability, including the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations Global Compact and ISO 26000.
Schleich wins "German Award for Sustainability Projects 2023" in the product recycling category
"By the end of 2027, we want to consistently develop all of our play figurines according to Cradle to Cradle® design principles, making it possible for an old Schleich dinosaur to become a new Schleich dinosaur again - or a lion, a horse, or a unicorn."
Since 2021, the award has honored pioneering projects with which companies or organizations contribute to the protection of resources and the environment or achieve economic added value through sustainability. The winners range from world-renowned companies to start-ups.
In addition to Germany, we were also able to convince in Italy, where Schleich received the"Gioco X Sempre"Award in 2023 for its sustainability strategy.