HMD Global aka Nokia Mobile has pulled an impressive feat by featuring in the top 6% of communications equipment businesses audited for sustainable practices in 2021. This helped HMD Global in securing Gold EcoVadis 2021 Sustainability Rating.

This is a big improvement over the Silver EcoVadis rating it secured in 2020. HMD announced this in a press release today.

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones has attained an impressive Gold EcoVadis 2021 Sustainability Rating. The company is in the top 6% of businesses audited for their commitment to sustainable practices in the manufacturing of communications equipment.

EcoVadis ,the world’s largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, base their scoring on each company’s commitment to Labour & Human Rights, Sustainable Procurement, Ethics and the Environment.

Last year, HMD Global secured a Silver EcoVadis Rating, and in a short space of time, a large amount of work has been undertaken to bolster the company’s corporate sustainability commitments and achieve Gold status.

The Gold Rating signals an advanced structured and proactive sustainability approach as well as showing engagements/policies and tangible actions on major issues with detailed implementation information.

In addition to securing Gold status, in June 2021, HMD Global recently announced their participation in the Eco Rating scheme in Europe. The scheme enables operators and their customers to evaluate the sustainability of mobile devices, working towards a more sustainable future.

Nokia phones are built to last the test of life with durability and longevity at their core. Nokia phones undergo over 50 rigorous tests, from force measurement to wear and scratch, as part of Standard Product Requirement tests. The assessments are known to be some of the most stringent in the industry and have been tried and tested over the years.

Furthermore, a Nokia smartphone offers lengthy software and security updates at different price points across the portfolio to ensure your phone can go the distance and feel fresher for longer. You can trust them to run like new, receiving the latest software experiences people will love for years on end.