Press release: Avetta and Sustain.Life partner to reduce environmental impact across supply chains

February 22, 2022
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The partnership grants the 125,000+ suppliers within Avetta’s network access to Sustain.Life’s resources for improving supply chain ESG performance.

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Avetta, the leading provider of supply chain risk management (SCRM) software, today announced the addition of Sustain.Life as an Avetta Marketplace Partner, offering suppliers an affordable and effective solution to swiftly improve their sustainability performance —no matter the level of their experience. With Sustain.Life, the 125,000+ suppliers within Avetta’s network can: calculate and track their carbon emissions for free, and utilize expert guidance and tools to reduce those emissions. With more than 100 step-by-step guides for improving sustainability at all levels of business operations, Sustain.Life enables businesses to easily implement ambitious sustainability strategies aligned with leading certification and reporting standards.

“We’re excited to partner with Sustain.Life to make its suite of ESG tools available to our vast network of suppliers,” said Jitesh Chanchani, SVP, Alliances At Avetta. “We are committed to equipping our clients and their suppliers with the capabilities required to implement impactful sustainability strategies that mitigate environmental harm while reducing costs, and Sustain.Life is a critical component in our ESG offering.”

Data from the Carbon Disclosure Project's (CDP) 2020 Global Supply Chain Report estimates that an average company's supply chain greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are about 11.4 times greater than those generated by the company's direct operations. The CDP has also found that companies could face $120 billion in additional costs from environmental risks stemming from their supply chains across the next 5 years. As companies across industries face increasing pressure from investors, customers, partners, and employees to improve their social and environmental impact, they need tools to measure, reduce, and report their environmental footprint—including the carbon emissions and waste associated with their supply chains. Sustain.Life allows businesses to develop a thorough understanding of their baseline environmental impact, develop action plans, and track their initiatives' progress at a reasonable price. 

“We are proud to partner with Avetta to make Sustain.Life accessible to suppliers within the Avetta network,” says Annalee Bloomfield, CEO of Sustain.Life “As companies across sectors increasingly prioritize improving ESG performance, our partnership with Avetta will enable more companies than ever to mitigate their environmental impact, reduce costs, and distinguish themselves to customers, investors and recruits.”

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About Sustain.Life

Sustain.Life is the SaaS platform helping companies across industries measure and reduce their environmental impact. Launched through the 4Sided Venture Studio in 2021, Sustain.Life enables organizations to future-proof themselves by embracing sustainable practices that manage carbon emissions, reduce costs and help distinguish them to customers, partners, investors and recruits. Learn more at Sustain.Life

About Avetta

The Avetta SaaS platform helps clients manage supply chain risk and their suppliers to become more qualified for jobs. For the hiring clients in our network, we offer the world’s largest supply chain risk management network to manage supplier safety, sustainability, worker competency and performance. We perform contractor prequalification and worker competency management across major industries, all over the globe, including construction, energy, facilities, high tech, manufacturing, mining and telecom.

For suppliers in our network, our audit and verification services help lower their safety incidents rate by 29%. As a result, more than one-third of members find additional job opportunities within the first year of joining. In addition, our suppliers receive privileged access to the Avetta Marketplace, where dozens of partners offer special discounts for business services like insurance and work gear. Avetta serves more than 500 enterprise companies and 125,000 suppliers across 120+ countries. Visit https://www.avetta.com/ for more information.


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The takeaway

Avetta is adding Sustain.Life as an Avetta Marketplace Partner, offering suppliers an affordable and effective solution to swiftly improve their sustainability performance—no matter the level of their experience.

Read Avetta’s press release.