Brighter Living Solutions
Measurably better impact on the planet and people
The ‘Brighter Living Solutions’ program brings the company’s existing ECO+ and People+ programs under one umbrella. In 2017, our Brighter Living Solutions comprised 62% of total sales, with an ambition of 65% for 2020.
The Brighter Living Solutions program drives products and innovations that are better for people and the planet. Brighter Living Solutions differentiate DSM through their positive impact on society and the environment.
Brighter Living Solutions are products and services that have a specific environmental or social benefits compared to mainstream reference solutions. The benefit can be identified in one or more stages of the product life cycle: from raw materials through the manufacturing process and use phase to potential re-use and end-of-life disposal. Products qualify as Brighter Living Solutions based on comparative Eco or People Life Cycle Assessments (LCA) or expert opinions in cooperation with LCA experts.