Our Planet

A.S. Watson is committed to reducing the environmental impact of its business activities.

The A.S. Watson 2030 Sustainability Vision focuses on engaging local communities and our suppliers in environmental protection awareness programmes, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and improving energy efficiency.

We promote sustainable choices that reduce the environmental footprint of our products, by providing refill options to customers, a better selection of ingredients and packaging materials from sustainable sources.

Our 2030 Sustainability Vision:

  • Greenhouse Gas:
    • Reducing Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions by 50.4% by 2030 from a 2018 base year
    • Reducing Scope 3 GHG Emissions from purchased goods and services, upstream transportation and distribution, and use of sold products by 58% per Hong Kong dollar value added by 2030 from a 2018 base year
    • Pledging that 33% of its suppliers by emissions covering purchased goods and services, upstream transportation and distribution will have science-based targets (SBTs) by 2027
  • Plastic: Eliminating unnecessary packaging by 2030, avoiding over-packaging and phasing out PVC. Ensure that we use a minimum of 20% recycled plastic content in plastic packaging by 2025
  • Protecting Forests:
    • Wood-pulp: All Own Brand paper products and packaging to be made exclusively from sustainable materials (FSC, PEFC or recycled) by 2030
    • Palm-oil: All Own Brand products to include RSPO-certified palm oil by 2030

 

Our Global Commitment:


The Beauty of Recycling

The Beauty of Recycling

Friday November 25th, 2022

Go Green with Next Gen

Go Green with Next Gen

Wednesday October 12th, 2022

Eco-friendly Shopping

Eco-friendly Shopping

Monday October 3rd, 2022

Bring Your Own Bottle

Bring Your Own Bottle

Monday September 26th, 2022

Do Good for the Ocean

Do Good for the Ocean

Monday September 19th, 2022

Save Our Ocean

Save Our Ocean

Thursday September 8th, 2022

Plant a Tree with Your Name

Plant a Tree with Your Name

Monday August 29th, 2022

Outstanding Sustainability Achievements

Outstanding Sustainability Achievements

Thursday July 14th, 2022

Clean the Ocean

Clean the Ocean

Monday June 13th, 2022

Green is the New Beautiful

Green is the New Beautiful

Tuesday June 7th, 2022