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Policies for sustainability initiatives

Regulations that control Castellum’s sustainability initiatives:

External laws and guidelines

  • The Swedish Companies Act
  • The Swedish Annual Accounting Act
  • The Swedish Environmental Code
  • The Swedish Work Environment Act
  • Building Regulations from the National Board of Housing, Building and Planning
  • UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
  • UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • EU Taxonomy Regulation
  • Other applicable laws and regulations

External initiatives

  • GRI Standards
  • UN Sustainable Development Goals
  • Paris Agreement
  • Sweden’s road map to Fossil-Free Sweden
  • UN Global Compact
  • OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
  • TCFD
  • GRI
  • ISO 14001


  • Science Based Targets
  • Sustainability certifications
    • Miljöbyggnad
    • BREEAM
    • LEED
    • WELL
    • Noll CO2
    • EU GreenBuilding
  • Local sustainability programmes and climate adaptation plans

Important internal regulations

  • Sustainability Policy
  • Work environment handbook
  • Code of Conduct
  • Code of Conduct for suppliers
  • Internal environmental management system
  • Internal control processes
  • Office framework programme
  • Logistics and Warehouse framework programme
  • Other instructions

ISO 14001

The best-known environmental standard, which many choose to be certified under, is the ISO 14001 environmental management standard – an internationally accepted standard for environmental management that can be used in all types of organisations in all types of industry.