THE BIC SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT BAROMETER: A LONG-TERM COMMITMENT

BIC Group is committed to achieve a wide palette of results in December 2016. Focus on major ones.

PRODUCTS 50% of all BIC® products will present one

or more environmental benefits. Three environmentally-responsible product innovations will have seen the light, along

with eight new products designed for the needs of developing markets.

PLANT ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE

Energy consumption will stabilize at 12.68 GJ,while water use will show

a reduction of 20%,and 1% less unrecycled waste will be produced by BIC plants.

EMPLOYABILITY The internal developmental moves and promotion rate will reach 25% each year.

PACKAGING 90% of all pack cardboard

will be derived from certified or recycled sources, and PVC-free plastics also

attaining 90%.