2018 Sustainability Report




On 31st December 2018, 92% of all existing buildings were certified green buildings, with 75% achieving the highest ratings

Energy intensity in the Hong Kong and Mainland China portfolios has decreased by 25% (since 2008) and by 35% (since 2010)

5-star rating and Global Sector Leader (Mixed-use Development Category) in the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark



In 2018, Cathay Pacific increased fuel efficiency (as measured by tonnes of CO2 per revenue tonne kilometre) by 1.99%

In 2018, HAECO Group’s water consumption decreased by 3%

In 2018, Cathay Pacific Catering Services purchased 417 tonnes of certified sustainable seafood, an 8% increase from 2017



In 2018, the water use ratio improved by 1.77 to 1.74 litres per litre of finished beverage

Average hours of training increased by 38% from 2017

Negotiated a joint venture for Hong Kong’s first plastics recycling facility

marine Services

Marine Services

In 2018, Swire Pacific Offshore’s carbon emissions decreased by 18% from 2015

In 2018, Hongkong United Dockyards Limited’s lost time injury rate was 70% less than in 2015

Trading & Industrial

Trading & Industrial

Qinyuan Bakery’s carbon emissions decreased by 29.4% from 2017

Qinyuan Bakery’s water consumption decreased by 21% from 2017

Taikoo Motors’ lost time injury rate decreased by 41% from 2017

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