Reducing GHG emissions
Enabling a low-carbon society
We help our customers reduce their GHG emissions; by 2030, we aim to be carbon neutral.
At least 80 percent of our offerings will be covered by our circularity approach by 2030.
Promoting social progress
We strive to balance the needs of society, the environment and the economy.
Doing business ethically
Integrity & transparency
We strive to do the right thing and be transparent at every level of our value chain.
Sustainability highlights 2021
ABB scope 1&2 emissions reduction
(compared with 2019 baseline)Explore our target
Estimated reduction of customer emissions in 2022
megatons of CO2eExplore our target
of portfolio enables climate change mitigationExplore our target
Zero waste to landfill
of our sites
send 0 waste to landfill
Women in senior management positions
16.3%Explore our target
number of fatalities
for the first time
0.142Explore our target
74/100Explore our target
Explore our case studies
Blazing a trail to the low-carbon future
With “Mission to Zero”, ABB is creating carbon-neutral, energy self-sufficient ecosystems that are paving the way to a sustainable society.
Reinvigorating old equipment with new retrofit solutions
ABB’s tailored retrofits extend the lifecycle of equipment by replacing only necessary components, minimizing waste and emissions.
Forging stronger ties with academia
Collaboration with technology institute ETH Zurich aims to drive progress in advanced robotics and position Switzerland as a leading research hub.
Peer-to-peer platform bolsters integrity culture at ABB
“Straight Talk” platform presents real-life case studies and encourages learning and dialogue on integrity issues relevant to our business.