Smart choices for everyday healthcare

At Karo Pharma, we know everyday health issues. We also know that a staggering 97%* of us live with perfectly treatable ailments like stress, poor sleep or digestive problems.

Healthy living and good physical well-being go hand in hand with mental health and quality of life. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to help people make smart choices in their everyday health. Unfortunately, the number one coping strategy for many of us only makes it worse. We’d rather live with the inconvenience than tackle our problems head-on and let minor health issues have a negative impact on our lives.

It’s time to start talking openly about the everyday health issues that get in the way of us living life to its fullest.

Environmental

To stay focused, we have defined a set of tangible goals to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions and optimise the environmental performance of our packaging. Our approach is top-down with significant investments in our sustainable innovation efforts that involve the entire organisation alongside our many different bottom-up pilot projects led by our product brands. Experimental by nature, they show the way forward for many years to come.

Reduce climate footprint

Goal 1: Reduce GHG emissions across the product lifecycle. Achieve net zero impact in our direct operations by 2022, and in the entire supply chain by 2040

Minimise environmental impact from transportation

Goal 3: GHG neutral transports from supplier to customer by 2030

Optimise packaging

Goal 2: Ensure that 80% of all packaging is designed in accordance with the 5R strategy* by 2025

* Our 5R strategy for more sustainable packaging:
Rethink, Recycle, Remove, Reduce, Renew.

Social

Above all, Karo is a people company. As a Swedish healthcare company, our responsibilities go beyond the expected, which is why we’ve made our contribution to the wellbeing of our people and society a top priority. We’re committed to creating a culture of psychological safety and providing equal opportunities for all. In a nutshell, we’re here to leave a positive mark on our surroundings and ask all our partners to do the same.

Employee engagement and wellbeing

Goal 1: Reduce GHG emissions across the product lifecycle. Achieve net zero impact in our direct operations by 2022, and in the entire supply chain by 2040

Give back to our ­community

Goal 3: GHG neutral transports from supplier to customer by 2030

A diverse and inclusive workplace for all

Goal 2: Ensure that 80% of all packaging is designed in accordance with the 5R strategy* by 2025

Governance

To stay focused, we have defined a set of tangible goals to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions and optimise the environmental performance of our packaging. Our approach is top-down with significant investments in our sustainable innovation efforts that involve the entire organisation alongside our many different bottom-up pilot projects led by our product brands. Experimental by nature, they show the way forward for many years to come.

Meet international standards

Goal 1: Reduce GHG emissions across the product lifecycle. Achieve net zero impact in our direct operations by 2022, and in the entire supply chain by 2040

Ensure safe and trusted product brands

Goal 3: GHG neutral transports from supplier to customer by 2030

Govern and evaluate suppliers

Goal 2: Ensure that 80% of all packaging is designed in accordance with the 5R strategy* by 2025