METRO aims to be climate-neutral in its own global operations by 2040 – a pledge the company committed to in July 2021. Many of the measures designed to achieve this target are being implemented in the wholesale stores. Photovoltaic systems, for example, have proven valuable, as have cooling systems using natural refrigerants as well as simple yet effective measures like automatic doors separating specially cooled areas.
Sustainability at METRO
We target our actions on 8 focus areas that affect us and our customers the most and where we create the greatest leverage.
Read more about our sustainability strategy and the 8 strategic focus areas in our Corporate Responsibility Report 2019/20.