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Sustainable business solutions and services from SAP 

Become a sustainable, intelligent enterprise by building sustainability directly into your core business processes.

SAP solutions for sustainability help deliver environmental, social, and economic impact

Together, we can enable a future with zero emissions, zero waste, and zero inequality. Enterprise solutions from SAP deliver company-wide functionality and industry-specific sustainability features that can help you drive sustainability at scale by embedding operations, experience, and financial insights into your core business processes.

Sustainability and ESG reporting solutions

Connect your environmental, social, and financial data holistically to steer your business toward better decisions.

Climate change solutions

Lower your environmental impact by minimising the carbon footprint of your products and operations.

Circular economy solutions

Move to circular processes across your entire supply and value chain to eliminate waste, protect our planet, and save our planet's species.

Social responsibility solutions

Enable equality and social equity across your entire workforce and business networks.

SAP Cloud for Sustainable Enterprises

A comprehensive cloud offer that integrates data and process to manage carbon footprint, reduce material waste, and achieve social sustainability. With a single license. Supported with the power and expertise of a global ecosystem.

Customers winning with SAP

Across the board, our partnership with SAP has been brilliant. SAP S/4HANA and XM solutions will continue to give us that edge over our competition.

Ian James, Team Principal, Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team

The Foundation of a Sustainable Enterprise

Explore enterprise solutions from SAP that provide your business with company-wide functionality and industry-specific sustainability features.

SAP S/4HANA Cloud embeds sustainability into core business processes, so you can:

  • Improve data collection and transparency to meet current and anticipated regulatory compliance needs
  • Embed sustainability metrics to drive sustainable value chains and holistic business steering
  • Gain insights to differentiate products and services based on sustainable processes, products, and services
  • Increase visibility and control of material flows and usage, carbon emissions, and humanitarian and social aspects of your business operations
  • Unlock new sources of efficiency and productivity with built-in industry capabilities, intelligent automation, and advanced analytics

SAP Business Technology Platform provides a foundation for a sustainable enterprise, enabling you to:

  • Integrate and extend your applications across your business networks
  • Provide visibility of disaggregated data for compliance, ESG reporting, holistic steering, and supply chain transparency
  • Turn signals from data into actionable insights
  • Automate processes to optimise sustainable growth and innovation
  • Initiate self-service modelling and analytics across your enterprise for real-time insights

Supply chain management solutions support sustainability and governance throughout the supply chain and product lifecycle, allowing you to:

  • Design products that are recyclable and environmentally sustainable
  • Reduce emissions and source materials ethically
  • Source materials that eliminate slave labour and ensure fair trade regulations
  • Manufacture with minimal waste and environmental impact
  • Deliver products and services in a sustainable way
  • Operate assets and equipment efficiently and safely

SAP Business Network, a unified business network with trading partners, allows you to increase transparency, reach, and effectiveness of your sustainability initiatives, so you can:

  • Achieve frictionless, role-based collaboration across trading partners and business functions
  • Increase efficiency while turning disruptions into effective delivery
  • Access historical data to identify trends, track KPIs, and benchmark against industry peers
  • Act on real-time information to sense and respond to events as they happen across the network
  • Predict risks and opportunities using the combined knowledge of the network
  • Utilise predictive analytics to avoid disruptions and maximise opportunities

SAP Analytics Cloud unifies BI, analytics, and planning to provide the insights you need from sustainability-related data, enabling you to:

  • Achieve predictive forecasting to understand your business today and tomorrow
  • Integrate financial planning by combining transactions, analytics, and planning with SAP S/4HANA
  • Plan across all lines of business to ensure strategic alignment
  • Create and modify versions of a planning model for data-driven budgeting, forecasting, and analysis from one cloud interface

Sustainability services can help accelerate the time to value of your sustainability innovations by bridging the gap between business strategy and execution through:

  • Sustainability advisory – Achieve a quick start by defining ambitions, use cases, and strategy.
  • Sustainability assessment – Develop a project road map and bridge the gap between strategy and execution.
  • Sustainability implementation – Maximise usage and adoption.

Creating a positive tomorrow

SAP is both an enabler and an exemplar of our own sustainability practices.

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Find out how data drives sustainability decisions

Companies are recognising the value of sustainability data in driving strategic and operational decisions.

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Explore our sustainability community

SAP Community promotes dialogue among the SAP ecosystem about our sustainable future and the impact we can achieve.

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