Sustainability

Sustainability is at the core of everything we do at ALDI.

As a major Australian retailer, we recognise that it is our responsibility to take accountability for our actions and our impact on the environment, our customers, people and the communities in which we operate.

Environmental Sustainability

ALDI has made several commitments to minimise the energy we consume and the emissions we generate. From transitioning to renewable energy to reducing plastic, ALDI understands we are responsible for our impact on the environment.

Sustainable Communities

From our involvement in food rescue initiatives to our charity partnerships, ALDI is committed to supporting our local and wider community. Learn more about how ALDI is supporting the community.

Sustainable Living

ALDI is constantly seeking new and innovative solutions that benefit both our customers and the environment. Discover how to reduce waste at home and read tips on recycling, healthy eating and more. Sustainable living is easy with ALDI.

We’ve made it our mission to offer our customers quality products that make sustainability affordable.

Our inaugural Sustainability Progress Report highlights how we positively impact the environment, our customers and people and the communities in which we operate.

From donating nearly 49 million meals since 2016 to support those in need and raising $2.25 million for our national charity partner Camp Quality to sourcing 100% of our fresh meat, eggs, bread, milk, salmon and poultry and 97% of our fresh fruit and vegetables from Australian farms.

Healthy Planet

By switching to 100% renewable electricity, reducing plastics from our supply chain and committing to zero waste, we are making a positive contribution to the health of our planet.  Progress in 2021:

Thriving People and Communities

By sourcing responsibly, supporting Australian industry and contributing to those in need, we are helping to build resilient, thriving people and communities. Our progress in 2021:

 

For more informationon on this report, read article here.

For more information on our commitments on a global scale, check out the ALDI South Group International Corporate Responsibility Strategy.