Impact and dependencies assessment
Daewoo Engineering & Construction has not holistically assessed its impacts or how it depends on nature, including biodiversity. It has an opportunity to start such an assessment across its value chains, focused on quantification of its impacts or dependencies.
Key areas and species
Daewoo Engineering & Construction does not disclose key species or areas important for biodiversity affected by its operations or suppliers. It has an opportunity to increase its transparency.
Ecosystem conversion and restoration
No evidence was found regarding Daewoo Engineering & Construction’s efforts to avoid ecosystem conversion, including deforestation, or promote restoration. The company has an opportunity to develop a strategy and publicly report on specific, time-bound targets.
Resource exploitation and circularity
No evidence was found regarding Daewoo Engineering & Construction’s efforts to work towards a circular economy or which organisms it exploits. The company has an opportunity to develop a strategy and publicly report on specific, time-bound targets. The company does not disclose efforts to improve soil health.
No evidence that Daewoo Engineering & Construction reduces water withdrawal across the company’s own operations was found. The company does not disclose a time-bound target to reduce water withdrawal across its own operations. The company does not report how much water is withdrawn for its own operations in water-stressed areas. The company does not engage with suppliers to reduce water withdrawal.
Daewoo Engineering & Construction reports a decrease in water pollution by disclosing its practice of sewage treatment method to remove nitrogen and phosphorus. The company does not disclose its processes for managing and monitoring discharge water quality. The company does not regularly report on water pollution. The company does not disclose targets to reduce water pollution. The company does not disclose a commitment to respect the right to water. The company does not disclose its processes for implementing preventive and corrective action plans for identified specific risks to the right to water and sanitation in its own operations.
Solid and air pollution
Daewoo Engineering & Construction does not disclose relevant information related to pollution in its operations or supply chains.
Daewoo Engineering & Construction is reducing its scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions compared to the previous year. However, the company does not disclose any other information on scope 1, 2 and 3 greenhouse gas emissions, nor has it set a time-bound reduction target. The company must immediately set a reduction target aligned with the Paris Agreement’s 1.5-degree trajectory.
Daewoo Engineering & Construction has not identified any activities that could lead to the introduction of invasive alien species in its own operations.