Liveo Research Achieves EcoVadis Recognition

8 March 2024

Liveo Research, a leading global producer of materials for primary packaging in the pharmaceutical and medical industry, has received prestigious medal from EcoVadis, the world’s largest provider of sustainability ratings. The assessment recognized Liveo Research’s commitment to sustainability at three of its global pharmaceutical packaging sites, reinforcing the company’s position as an industry leader in sustainable business practices.

EcoVadis awarded Liveo Research’s USA site in New Castle, Delaware, the prestigious platinum medal, placing it in the top 1% of over 100,000 companies evaluated globally. Furthermore, the pharma packaging sites in Boetzingen, Germany, and Singapore secured gold medals, solidifying their position in the top 5% of the global assessment. Notably, when focusing on the plastics industry alone, all three sites ranked in the top 1%, highlighting Liveo Research’s dedication to sustainable practices within this sector.

Liveo Research’s sustainability strategy revolves around three core pillars: “Planet, People, and Products.” This comprehensive framework is implemented across all company sites, with specific targets, strategies, and measures defined for each pillar. Continuous monitoring ensures progress, with initiatives such as decarbonization closely observed through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).


EcoVadis conducted a thorough evaluation in four key areas: environment, labor and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement. The broad analysis mirrors the extensive sustainability strategy of Liveo Research AG, showcasing the company’s detailed progress in various aspects.

Dr. Carsten Heldmann, CEO of Liveo Research, expressed pride in the outstanding ratings, emphasizing that the independent assessment by EcoVadis reaffirms the company’s status as a leader in sustainability management. He stated, “These awards make us very proud. The sustainability management at our Pharma sites is best in class.” Dr. Heldmann also pledged that the excellent ratings would inspire the company to intensify its efforts in improving sustainability performance at its production sites worldwide.