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Committed to doing the right thing

Committed to doing the right thing

Our approach to sustainability can be summed up in one phrase: doing the right thing – by our people, our planet, and our technology. This means acting in a safe, ethical manner in everything we do.

Our goals and approach

Our Priorities

Supporting every colleague to be themselves to better serve our customers and communities.

Doing the right thing in a complex world

All employees, suppliers and contractors must comply with our Code of Ethics, conducting business with integrity and in a responsible, ethical and sustainable manner.

Ethics and compliance

Latest Sustainability News

Sustainable products

Sustainable products

 

Helping our customers address climate change.

We continue to invest a significant proportion of our R&D spend each year on enhancing fuel efficiency and reducing emissions within aircraft, leveraging publicly available funding to support climate-related R&D, such as Clean Sky in Europe.

 

Safe and sustainable products at GKN Aerospace

Our Voices

Our success in numbers
80%
of employees have completed ethics training
+250
apprenticeships awarded in 2020
18,494
tonnes of waste recycled in 2020
£32m
investment in global technology centre in Bristol
853
of employees trained on Lean capabilities in 2020
13,437
ventilators provided to the NHS through VentilatorChallengeUK

Things we're proud of

GKN Aerospace has been recognised with the Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award by the UK MoD
GKN Aerospace has been recognised with the Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award by the UK MoD
GKN Aerospace has been recognised with the Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award by the UK MoD
Where Women Work
Where Women Work
Where Women Work
Ventilator Challenge UK consortium has been awarded the Special Award for Design
Ventilator Challenge UK consortium has been awarded the Special Award for Design
Our Filton and Western Approach UK sites  were named Large Employer of the Year at Bristol and Bath Apprentice 2020 awards
Our Filton and Western Approach UK sites were named Large Employer of the Year at Bristol and Bath Apprentice 2020 awards
Outstanding
Outstanding