Everything we do at CCL Secure is underpinned by our core values and an unwavering commitment to integrity and ethics. Individual and corporate responsibility, continual development, engagement with customers and other stakeholders, and a commitment to exceptionally high standards all form part of our values.
CCL Secure works in accordance with CCL Industries Global Business Ethics Guide and CCL Secure Global Business Ethics Supplement. Our effective and comprehensive corporate governance and compliance management practices are designed to ensure absolute confidence amongst stakeholders, our people, products, services and reputation.
We build long-term relationships based on collaboration, trust and ethical conduct. We recognise that our business is built around not only our technology and our expertise, but also our people. In our business, mutual trust is an essential element of every relationship that we build. We set high standards for ourselves and expect the same from everyone in our supply chain of products or services. CCL Secure’s Integrity and Ethics Programme meets or exceeds international standards including the UK Bribery Act 2010. Our Integrity and Ethics Policy Framework is supported by a number of policies relating to antibribery and anticorruption, antitrust, charitable donations, conflict of interest, consumer protection, sanctions, sponsorship and whistleblower protection.
CCL Secure is committed to reducing our impact on the environment. Our ‘Aim for Zero’ strategy focuses on key areas such as people, equality, diversity, health & safety, and continually reducing our carbon footprint on our journey to carbon neutrality. At CCL Secure we understand and embrace our commitment to operate sustainably for generations to come. Our commitment is backed by significant investment that produces quantifiable, measurable results.
With our implementation of Health & Safety, Environment, Quality and IT management systems we monitor and measure our performance in accordance with the ISO internationally recognised standards, ensuring that we are always continually improving, compliant with all relevant regulatory obligations and setting high standards in line with the principles of best practices. CCL Secure adopts principles established in other standards, such as the requirements of the Bank Note Ethics (BNEI) initiative and QES, as applicable to the business.
CCL Secure encourages all staff and stakeholders to report any behaviour or occurrence that seems unacceptable, inappropriate or illegal. The CCL Industries’ Ethics Hotline can be contacted free of charge from any country, seven days a week, 24 hours a day, via phone, internet, e-mail or post. Details are in our Global Business Ethics Guide.
Our plants in Australia and Mexico and the U.K. all hold a Banknote Ethics Initiative (BnEI) Level 1 Accreditation. Our company was one of the first three organisations in the industry to attain this recognition.
CCL Secure implements procedures to ensure that we and our supply chain comply with global labour laws, including respective Modern Slavery laws. CCL Secure supports the principles of human rights and the elimination of forced labour, child labour and discrimination in respect of employment. CCL Secure implements risk based due diligence procedures to provide assurance that our suppliers are responsible partners in our service delivery. This includes a signed declaration that suppliers will comply with our Code of Conduct and Ethics for suppliers.