Our promise to the world

At Darling Ingredients, our commitment to social responsibility goes beyond compliance. We operate in ways that, wherever possible, leave a positive impact on the environment, food and feed safety and people’s communities and work places.

Our CSR Program is designed to deliver on these promises. Through our CSR pillars and alignment with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals we add focus and relevance to our commitment. 

View our corporate movie on the right to see how we contribute to a better tomorrow for all.

CEO Statement

Darling Ingredients remains committed to our vision of creating sustainable ingredients to feed and fuel a growing population… and to do so by repurposing bio-nutrients from the world’s food waste streams. Protecting the planet and the life it sustains for future generations has been part of our DNA since our founding.  Sustainability is central to our business and purpose, not a sideline. 


Darling’s commitment to social responsibility inspires its ongoing task of progressing and discovering innovative ways to improve the lives of people across the world. Through, among other things, the conservation of water, quelling of hunger, elimination of inequality, and the proliferation of sustainable resources by utilizing the SDGs of the United Nations.

ESG Factsheet

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria are the standards we follow to report our performance, progress and build commitment to achieve our sustainability goals.

By reporting our Environmental, Social and Governance performance we provide full transparency on relevant topics. Where relevant and possible, we use internationally acclaimed sustainablity accounting standard ratings, like SASB and GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) to offer full and undisputable insights. Our ESG factsheet is the combined report where you can learn all about our performance.