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This is how SINTEF works with the Transparency Act

Act on business transparency and work with basic human rights and decent working conditions (the Transparency Act) came into force on 1 July 2021.

SINTEF works to identify and assess possible negative impacts on basic human rights and employee rights in the group's supply chain.

Our suppliers must answer a supplier evaluation and we carry out a background check to be able to uncover possible negative influences. If a negative impact is discovered, we start a dialogue with the supplier to rectify and determine measures that are proportionate in relation to the significance and extent of the negative impact.

Inquiries to SINTEF regarding information obligations and the Transparency Act: .

Read more about Sustainability in SINTEF - How SINTEF research contributes to the UN's sustainability goals.


Additional information about the Transparency Act is available on the Norwegian Consumer Authority's website.

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