Report 2022

Bystronic has a comprehensive approach to sustainability. ESG is based on Bystronic’s purpose “creating impact for a sustainable future with sheet metal and beyond” and is an integral part of our business strategy. We ensure sheet metal becomes a material of the future and we advance sustainable and digital transformation for our customers, partners and our ecosystem.

We set ambitious sustainability targets, including our commitment to net-zero in line with the Science Based Targets initiative. We manage our progress via our own ESG performance management system, thereby ensuring we achieve our ambitions.

2022 Highlights

“We are passionate about creating an impact for a sustainable future with sheet metal and beyond.”

Alex Waser, CEO

Our ESG Strategy

Bystronic has integrated ESG into its strategy, prioritizing the operationalization of sustainability as the foundation for doing business. To achieve this goal, we have created a comprehensive end-to-end ESG performance management system that enables us to deliver significant impact beyond compliance.

Bystronic mid-term ESG targets

Baseline for all mid-term targets 2021


Reduce Scope 1+2 carbon emissions by 42% until 2030


Reduce Scope 3 carbon emissions by 25% until 2030


Reduce waste by 20% until 2030


Increase the share of women in management positions to 25% by 2030

TRI ≤ 0.8

Achieve industry leading health and safety performance by 2030