Sika is committed to genuinely added sustainable value along the entire value chain. Its principles form the basis for strategic management. The company has bound itself by signature and is therefore committed to aligning its operations and strategies with the universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment, and anti-corruption established by the United Nations Global Compact Initiative. Sika is also a member of the World Business Council of Sustainable Development (WBCSD), Geneva, Switzerland. Together with the WBCSD, Sika builds on the momentum of the Chemical Sector Roadmap for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and is contributing to the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, focusing on eight of the 17 goals. Both the construction and the automotive industry, among others, greatly influence these goals.