Sustainability / The global goals
Together with healthcare, Care of Sweden wants to create conditions for a sustainable development.
Through dedicated work and effort awareness, we want to contribute to the implementation of Agenda 2030. Based on the global goals, we have identified three focus areas where we can contribute.
Goal 3 - Good health and well-being
Care of Swedens knowledge about, and solutions for, pressure ulcers will be important to ensure good health for an increasingly aging population. That means offering innovative solutions that is consistent with both the caregivers’ and the users’ needs.
We also wish to contribute to our employee's well-being by offering health-promoting activities and benefits such as wellness allowance.
Goal 8 - Decent work and economic growth
Decent market working conditions apply to all employees at Care of Sweden, as well as our suppliers. We only cooperate with suppliers that live up to our Code of Conduct and with distributors with a profile that match our own values.
An increasingly older population increase the need of preventative care and access to medical aids that has good clinical effects. We want our products to be available on the market to a greater extent and for them to be used to reduce unnecessary suffering. Our vision, that together with caregivers eliminate pressure ulcers, demands an economic growth.
Goal 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
We believe that technology and innovation is the key to make the most out of the possibilities of the future. Therefore, we invest in performing our own research and development projects. By investing in research, we create conditions for sustainable development.
Care of Sweden work in modern and purposive premises in Tranemo, Sweden, where our employees work in a pleasant and safe environment.
Goal 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
Our ambition is that our products are produced in a way that is sustainable for both our society and environment. Our goal is to decrease our emissions by traveling less, but also by using means of transportation that are kind towards the environment.
We want to cherish local engagement by showing our support to local organizations and associations.
Goal 12 – Responsible consumption and production
At Care of Sweden, we are driven by a constant commitment to improve our offering towards the vision of eliminating pressure ulcers. It is a journey that includes striving to view sustainability from a holistic perspective throughout our value chain. Our goal encompasses various aspects, such as reducing the use of harmful chemicals in both our products and production processes, optimizing transportation, and reducing waste.
Through a sustainable offering, we aim to make it easy for our customers to take active steps towards sustainability. For us, it's about combining performance and simultaneously caring for the environment in all of our offerings, from product to service.