For the third year in a row, Bedoukian Research, Inc. earned a Silver EcoVadis Medal. Bedoukian first earned the Silver EcoVadis medal in 2021 and is excited that its continued efforts in Corporate Social Responsibility are being recognized with the award of its third consecutive silver medal. Additionally, Bedoukian recently successfully completed a four pillar SMETA (SEDEX Members Ethical Trade Audit).
EcoVadis operates an evidence-based online platform to evaluate companies on their commitment to the environment, labor and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement. Bedoukian’s 2023 score again places it in the top 25% of companies assessed by EcoVadis in the same sector.
The EcoVadis award comes on the heels of a successful SMETA. Bedoukian has been a member of SEDEX (the Social and Ethical Data Exchange) since 2012. In our most recent four pillar audit where we received zero non-conformances.
Bedoukian’s president, Robert Bedoukian, commented on the results of these accomplishments. “In all we do, Bedoukian is very much focused on the environment and sustainable practices as well as ethical relationships. We appreciate that EcoVadis and SEDEX offer us an external measure of how we are doing in relation to these key goals.” Robert Bedoukian continued, “We are delighted that we are recognized for our efforts in implementing successful programs and procedures in our business.”