Corporate Responsibility (ESG) Report 2023: Committed to Sustainable Agriculture

June 27, 2024
2 mins

ICL’s latest Corporate Responsibility (ESG) Report for 2023 showcases a profound dedication to sustainability, driven by the collective efforts of over 12,000 employees worldwide.

ICL’s Commitment and Achievements

Raviv Zoller, President and CEO at ICL Group, emphasizes the company’s achievements and ongoing commitment: “This past year we fully embraced the UN SDG’s, making significant progress in every sustainability category: sustainability driven innovation and partnerships, energy efficiency, emission and waste reduction projects, increasing diversity of our workforce, securing a $1.55 billion-dollar sustainability linked credit facility and much more…”

“None of this was easy. It often required us to step up, but we responded with determination, and a burning desire to rise above and continue leading. I’m incredibly appreciative of the work our team and partners have accomplished together. We’ve created impactful solutions that are making a difference. The momentum we have achieved towards positive change has never been more important, and we must keep it going.”

Striving Towards SDG Goals

In 2023, ICL officially adopted the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as guiding principles. These 17 global goals are a blueprint for achieving a better and more sustainable future for all by 2030. ICL integrates SDGs into its operations, from mineral extraction to sustainable product development, aligning efforts with global challenges such as poverty alleviation and environmental protection.

Advancing Sustainable Agriculture & Empowering Farmers

ICL’s crop nutrition solutions exemplify our dedication to agricultural excellence. We take pride in providing products that nourish crops, boost productivity, and promote sustainability. Our offerings support diversified agriculture, fostering a resilient and environmentally responsible farming future. ICL not only innovates in product development but also empowers farmers through educational initiatives. By working alongside the ag community and sharing agronomic insights and advancements, ICL supports farmers in optimizing and implementing practices that boost productivity and sustainability.

Top Crop Nutrition Top Picks

We strive to be at the forefront of sustainable agriculture and are proud to highlight our top picks for sustainable crop nutrition solutions, featuring BIOZ and Polysulphate.

  • Bioz: ICL’s biostimulants enhance crop resilience and productivity by mitigating stresses like heat, drought, and diseases. These products stimulate soil activity, improve nutrient uptake, and promote rapid recovery in adverse conditions.
  • Polysulphate: Mined as polyhalite in the UK, natural mineral Polysulphate offers a 4-in-1 nutrient solution—sulfur, potassium, magnesium, and calcium. It is OMRI-approved and boasts the lowest carbon footprint on the market, supporting enhanced crop yields and quality while aligning with environmental conservation goals.

Continued Leadership in Sustainability

With a focus on continuous improvement, ICL continues to pioneer sustainable solutions in agriculture and beyond. For more details on our sustainable initiatives and their impact on agriculture and global sustainability goals, read the full report.