MU Tendenze Sostenibilità

The 5 Value Pillars

Summary Description





Actions to fight climate change and its impacts on the planet and the industry.


Renewable energy 

Energy from renewable sources accounts for most of the company’s energy use.

Carbon neutrality target 

GreenHouse Gases (GHG) emissions reduction projects or compensation actions.

Lower climate impact materials 

Use of materials with a lower GHG footprint, such as biobased fibres, locally sourced fibres or sustainably grown fibres.


MU_37_Pilastri_Sostenibilità_Chemical_Safety.jpgPillar 2: CHEMICAL SAFETY 

Actions to reduce the chemical risk for human health and the environment.


Responsible chemistry in agriculture 

Materials with no use of hazardous chemicals in agriculture and breeding compliant with leading standards RSL. 

Responsible chemistry in manufacturing 

Materials with no use of hazardous chemicals in manufacturing, compliant with leading industry standards RSL. 

Chemical management compliance 

Adoption of responsible chemical management systems compliant with leading standards such as ZDHC, Bluesign, Oekotex Step, 4sustainability.


MU_37_Pilastri_Sostenibilità_Biodiversity_Conservation.jpgPillar 3: BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION 

Actions to ensure the conservation and restoration of ecosystems and animal welfare protection.


Responsible forest management 

Use of materials from responsibly managed forests, claims supported by certifications or relevant trademarks.

Cruelty-free / sustainable breeding 

Use of materials produced without cruel practices on animals and coming from sustainable breeding systems.

Organic / regenerative agriculture 

Use of materials from regenerative and organic agriculture.


MU_37_Pilastri_Sostenibilità_Circular_Economy.jpgPillar 4: CIRCULAR ECONOMY 

Actions to favour products’ recycling, reuse, durability, and life cycle extension.


Waste circular management 

Responsible management and recycling of waste and reuse of wastewater.

Recycled materials 

Use of materials from recycled origin, claims supported by certifications or trademarks declaring the recycled content.

Designed for circularity 

Product designed to enhance durability, repair, reuse, recycling and end-of-life management.


MU_37_Pilastri_Sostenibilità_Social_Justice.jpgPillar 5: SOCIAL JUSTICE 

Actions to ensure the respect of human and labor rights throughout the supply chain.


Labour rights in agriculture 

Ensure labour rights in the agricultural component of the supply chain.

Labour rights in manufacturing 

Ensure labour rights in the manufacturing component of the supply chain.

Human rights enhancement 

Reduce inequalities, ensure equal opportunities, and enhance universal human rights throughout the supply chain.




Projects and adoption of standards and certifications regarding the sustainable management system of the company and the supply chain.


  • Adoption of a sustainability management system standard
  • Adoption of a traceability management system or a sustainable management system of the supply chain
  • Adoption of impact measurement systems based on the entire product or organization life cycle