With China’s continuous progress in enabling high-quality development and pursuing its “dual-carbon” decarbonization drive, ESG has become a trend that cannot be ignored and that has attracted the attention of listed companies, investors, and media. On April 28, the Shanghai-listed company Beijing GeoEnviron Engineering & Technology Inc. (SH: 603588) published its “2021 Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Report,” which comprehensively, professionally, and transparently demonstrates the company’s current implementation of ESG concepts and fulfillment of social responsibilities, as well as its future plans.
This is BGE’s first ESG report, and its 7th consecutive social responsibility report since in 2016. It is among the first ESG reports to be released by a publicly listed environmental protection company. As an early national high-tech enterprise specializing in researching solid waste pollution prevention technologies, commercializing scientific advancements, and providing systemic solutions, BGE has always supported the United Nations’ “2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” through its actions. Integrating ESG concepts throughout the company’s operations, the company is a practitioner, enabler, and promoter of green development.
The report points out that BGE sees scientific and technological innovation as the core driving force behind the company’s development, and that it is proactively pursuing constructing a technology center system, training personnel, and industrializing technology. BGE owns over 600 patents, has guided or participated in the formulating of 86 national industry standards, and has won 26 national and sub-national-level prizes, including “National Science and Technology Progress Award, Second Prize,” “Science and Technology Demonstration Project of the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development,” and “Hubei Province Science and Technology Progress, First Prize.”
The report expresses BGE’s vision of building a…