Telia Company is committed to environmental responsibility in its own operations and throughout the value chain. The work is guided by the group environmental policy, which also covers majority-owned subsidiaries, and the supplier code of conduct which clarifies environmental requirements on suppliers. As a minimum, Telia Company companies shall comply with local legal requirements wherever they operate. All major subsidiaries in regions Sweden and Europe are required to work towards ISO 14001 environmental management system certification, and to set local targets that contribute to the group environmental targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase energy efficiency and improve waste management. Telia Company in Sweden does not conduct any operations subject to environmental permits from authorities according to the Swedish Environmental Code, Chapter 9.
For additional information, see Environmental responsibility.