At Intertek, our purpose of bringing quality, safety and sustainability to life means that we are a force for good in society.

Our Sustainability Excellence strategy

Our Sustainability Excellence strategy is fundamental to our business. We ensure we create positive impacts through the work we do for our clients and we make progress on our own sustainability agenda by engaging our colleagues in our ever better journey.

We do this through implementing detailed site-by-site action plans, accurate sustainability performance measurement and strong governance. We hold ourselves to account in line with our own TSA standards, international best practice, the expectations of our stakeholders and future regulations.

Our focus areas

Our Sustainability Excellence approach gives us the structure and discipline we need to deliver against our own performance targets.

People and Culture

Our goal is to have fully engaged employees working in a safe environment.

Working with Customers

Ensure our customers can operate safely and sustainably.


Decarbonise our business by 2050.


Create positive impacts in the communities where we operate.

Responsible Business

Uncompromising on quality and compliance.

Read about our performance
Diagram of the Intertek Sustainability Excellence Framework

ESG credentials

We actively participate in a range of global ESG ratings, indices and frameworks to benchmark our approach against best practice and emerging sustainability challenges.

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Intertek received a rating of ‘AAA’ in the MSCI ESG Ratings assessment.1

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We were included in the FTSE4Good Index for the seventh year running.

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In February 2024, Intertek received an ESG of 18.3 by Sustainalytics.3

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For 2023, CDP recognised our progress with a 'B' score.

ISS ESG rating of Prime

Intertek is rated 'Prime' in our sector by ISS ESG.2