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Supply Chains

Supply Chains

Supply Chains

TSC Impact Report 2018

For Better Business

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Does Sustainability Lead to
Better Companies?

We debate an age-old chicken-and-egg question: Are sustainable businesses more successful? Or are successful businesses more sustainable?

By Euan Murray, TSC's Chief Executive

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Beauty and Personal Care Product
Sustainability Rating System

Retailers including CVS Health, Sephora, Walgreens, Target
and Walmart are embracing The Sustainability Consortium's
new rating system for beauty and personal care products.

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Turning Insights into Action:

The Story of Two Would-Be Competitors
Uniting for System Change

By Jessica Ginger

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What’s In A Toolkit?
See for yourself.

Explore TSC’s First Publicly Available
“Coffee Product Sustainability Toolkit”



The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) is a global non-profit organization working to transform the consumer goods industry by partnering with leading companies to define, develop, and deliver more sustainable products.

What We Offer

TSC creates change through the implementation of our science-based, metrics driven approach. Through collaborating with our broad membership base— which includes manufacturers, retailers, corporations, and NGOs—and other stakeholders, we drive innovation for a new generation of products and more sustainable supply networks. TSC drives impact through 4 key offerings:

Our Measurement and Reporting System

Our tools are used by buyers and suppliers to address
cost efficiency in product supply chains.

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Collaboration and Leadership Initiatives

Uncommon collaborations with hundreds of
stakeholders tackling issues in product supply chains.

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TSC is uniquely bringing together stakeholders and
creates unparalleled opportunity for collaboration.

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TSC covers 90% of sustainability impacts in consumer goods.
To explore impacts, please use our ProductFinder to find the consumer product you are most interested in.

Industry Sectors

TSC aligns with key industry sectors to drive harmonization and create proactive innovations in reporting.

Footwear & Textiles

Clothing, Footwear and Textiles
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Food, Beverage and Agriculture
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General Merchandise

General Merchandise
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Home & Personal Care

Home and Personal Care
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Paper Pulp & Forestry

Paper, Pulp and Forestry
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New From TSC



Ethical Corporation 12th Sustainability Reporting & Communications Summit 2018
Ethical Corporation 13th Responsible Supply Chain Summit Europe 2018

Join TSC

For suppliers, manufacturers, and retailers, membership in The Sustainability Consortium is a chance to participate in a transformative project. TSC uniquely brings together stakeholders and creates unparalleled opportunity for collaboration. Our tools and frameworks enable proactive innovation, driving at-scale improvements by coordinating and sharing best practices and collaborating on sustainability solutions.

Learn more about joining TSC and being part of an innovative sustainability team and what it means to be a TSC member.


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