• OUR DEFINITION
    OF SUSTAINABILITY

    Since the establishment of our company in
    1889 we acted responsibly and in harmony with nature. For Us, the
    sustainability is much more than a trend, in fact it is at the center of ours
    orientation.

    United economic success
    ecological and social responsibility is an integral part of Rotho. Because of this
    we believe it is essential to continue to reflect on ours annually
    conception of sustainability and align it with the main developments of the days
    our.

    Sustainability is a journey
    and our goal is that, in the future, it is taken for granted. Because of this
    reason sustainability is one of the four pillars of our strategy
    corporate, on which we base our definition of "Zero Waste Vision".

  • A JOURNEY TOWARDS ZERO WASTE

    We currently see major developments in these six areas:
  • As manufacturers we are committed to
    use high-quality and point-of-view-neutral plastic materials
    climate and to use resources responsibly.

    For us, sustainability is not a trend.
    Already in 2009 we laid the foundations for the use of recycled materials with the dustbins and the first Paso.
    Today all our products are already 100% recyclable.

    WHERE WE ARE

    • In 2021, 35% of products
      it was made with recycled material
    • All products are 100% recyclable
    • Good plastic:

    No use of additives
    harmful like BPA

    • Recognition with
      sustainability certificates such as Blaue Engel and Ecoloop

    OBJECTIVE FOR 2030


    At the end of 2022, 40% of our items are
    products from recycled material.

    By 2030, we will use recycled plastics and
    non-polluting for the entire production, which can be 100% recycled
    after use.

  • Our corporate culture has a 130-year tradition and is based on great know-how in the industry. We develop, produce and sell durable, high-quality solutions for your home. Our products ensure that your goods are kept fresher, fresher and more durable. We are convinced of the durability of our products and offer a 20-year guarantee.

    WHERE WE ARE

    • Durable products with 20
      years warranty
    • Thanks to the seamless design
      time, our products are modern even after years
    • Our products help
      to keep personal items (e.g. Evo Total Protection) protected,
      keep foods (e.g. Fresh Dynamic Box) fresh for longer and
      therefore saving money in the long run. That's why we are
      talking about Zero Waste of Money

    OBJECTIVE FOR 2030


    We continue to develop products that support our customers in their daily lives. We will focus more on long-life concepts that have a positive impact on the environment and
    wallet.

  • Rotho attaches great importance to sustainable action and continues to use renewable energy sources. We have an energy management system a
    long term which allows us to improve our energy efficiency.

    WHERE WE ARE

    • 100% green electricity in all our production facilities
    • Photovoltaic systems in five of the six locations and over half of our roofs
    • Heat recovery for building heating
    • Motion detector, light measurement and the use of LED lamps
    • Energy management system with regular checks
    • Cutting-edge machines subject to the best energy consumption conditions

    OBJECTIVE UNTIL 2030

    • Photovoltaic systems in all company offices
    • Energy savings thanks to fully digitalized processes
    • Energy saving thanks to the mobility concept
  • Our corporate culture is based on mutual respect, openness, the Joy factor and responsibility. Our values ​​guide all our actions, decisions and behaviors. The value of "joy" plays a central role in our company, which is supported with concrete actions within the company and from there externalized through our products, services and social activities. Spreading pleasure is our understanding of social sustainability.

    WHERE WE ARE

    • We pride ourselves on customer satisfaction
      4.8/5 stars, rated on trustedshops.it. We achieve this high value with high-quality products, an optimized online purchasing process, fast delivery times and simple customer service communication
    • As a family-run company with flat hierarchies and an appreciation for employees, we place emphasis on a positive working atmosphere

    OBJECTIVE FOR 2030

    • Integration of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2026
    • By 2024, we will establish a strategy for our corporate culture that integrates sustainability and social responsibility issues such as health
    • We create a company culture where everyone feels welcomed, accepted and appreciated. A culture that values ​​the old and develops the new. A culture of joy that brings together people from different backgrounds and promotes internationality
  • We focus on solutions
    sustainable packaging both in-store and online. New concepts, materials and innovations to find a sustainable solution to packaging material and reduce it to a large extent.

    Already today our shipping packaging consists of at least 85% recycled material and is 100% recyclable.

    WHERE WE ARE

    • Our product and shipping packaging is made from at least 85% recycled material and is 100% recyclable
    • Launch of a new sustainable packaging strategy for online shipping by:


    1. Space-saving packaging
    2. Prevention of laminated cartons
    3. Creative solutions and inspirations for the further use of cardboard
    4. Completely forego film during B2C shipping

    OBJECTIVE FOR 2030

    • Launching a sustainable product packaging strategy and implementing recycled packaging material for POS implementation by 2024
    • By 2030 our product packaging will be made from 100% recycled material
  • We want
    make our contribution to climate protection and for this reason we have decided to achieve climate neutrality by 2030. Together with ClimatePartner, the Climate Neutrality project was launched in 2022, which involves the determination and reduction of CO2 emissions.

    We are on the road to CO2 neutrality.

    WHERE WE ARE

    • Partnership with ClimatePartner
    • Calculation of CO₂ emissions
    • Development of a plan to reduce CO₂ emissions

    OBJECTIVE FOR 2030


    Climate neutrality of the brand
    Rotho, as a maximum term