Sustainability is critical to our business success

GKN Aerospace's sustainability commitment serves as the basis for our long-term development and growth.

Sustainability Workstreams

Energy, waste and emissions

Energy, waste
and emissions

Product performance

Product lifecycle performance

Procurement & Manufacturing


How our people live 
and work

How our people
live and work

Developing new 

new business

Our Commitments

Our Commitments

Our five strategic themes direct how we continually drive to reach our targets and that of our customers.

  • Enabling our people to make sustainable choices at home and at work
  • Ensuring our decisions are informed and aligned to our sustainable goals
  • Inspiring our customers with new sustainable products and processes
  • Improving our efficiency, reducing our waste and lowering our emissions
  • Enabling, supporting & influencing our suppliers towards sustainable goals

Reporting & disclosure

Reporting & disclosure

Following on from their inaugural ESG report in 2021, Melrose published their 2021 Sustainability report.

The report sets out the results of the group's material sustainability issues assessment, illustrates the alignment of the sustainability principles to the UN SDGs, and provides updated detail and case studies that demonstrate the efforts that their businesses, including GKN Aerospace, have made to promote those principles and goals throughout 2021. 

Melrose's Sustainability Report 2021