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Volkswagen Sustainability Profile

Go to zero – Environmental Mission Statement

Our passion for creating eco-friendly vehicles that blend harmoniously with the natural world is stronger than ever. It’s our ambition to become the leader in all things sustainable. Our key developments in low-emission drive technologies, smart mobility services and autonomous driving solutions are only the beginning. For all our products and mobility solutions we aspire to minimize environmental impacts, along the entire lifecycle. Compliance with environmental regulations and standards in addition to voluntary commitments is a basic prerequisite of our actions.

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Volkswagen Sustainability Actions

Air quality

We are committed to improving our air quality through the introduction of not only fuel efficient, low emission combustion engines but also committing to e-mobility as a sustainable mobility solution for the future.

Environmental compliance

We aim to become a role model for a modern, transparent and successful enterprise in terms of integrity by installing and controlling effective management systems covering the environmental impacts of our mobility solutions.

Realising the future

It’s our social responsibility to create vehicles and services that provide a genuine benefit to both people and the environment. We’re dedicated to exploring eco-conscious possibilities and turning them into reality with clean production, recycling and eco-fuel alternatives.

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Volkswagen Sustainability Commitments



We intend to maximize resource efficiency. By 2025, we plan to have reduced the production-related environmental externalities (CO2, energy, water, waste, volatile organic compounds) by 45% per vehicle compared to 2010.


Climate change

We are committed to the Paris Climate Agreement. We intend to become a carbon neutral company by 2050.

Volkswagen Sustainability News

Volkswagen donates a further $1 million to bush restoration and wildlife repopulation

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Volkswagen Group Australia greets Government’s resolve to improve fuel quality

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