Sustainability At Top Glove

At Top Glove, creating value through sustainable practices ranks high on our corporate agenda. We have always believed in doing well by doing good and remain committed to managing our business in a way that respects and contributes positively to the environment, resources and greater community. We believe it is not a right but a privilege for us to do business in society, and count it an honor to be part of creating a better future and leaving a positive legacy for the world we work, play and live in. Not just for us but for future generations to come.

Sustainability Vision:
To be a responsible global citizen and leader in enhancing value and improving the quality of life via sustainability initiatives

Sustainability Mission:
To create long term value for our stakeholders and the environment by integrating sustainability considerations throughout our business operations and social practices
Key Focus Areas

We are committed to embedding best sustainability practices throughout our businesses in the 4 key focus areas: Economic, Environment, Social & Governance (EESG). Each of the EESG focus area is equally important to the Group. As a caring corporate citizen and a global industry leader, we strive to ensure our EESG best practices create values for all our stakeholders, particularly our employees, who are the backbone of the Group's achievements.

Improvement in Employees’ Accommodation

As labour practices stands high in the Group's sustainability agenda, it is our responsibility to comply with the International Labour Organisation's best practices, which include decent accommodation and facilities for our employees, which we are improving it aggressively currently. Please click here to view our initiatives and efforts in improving employees' accommodation.

We are committed to delivering sustainable performance and generating attractive returns on investment for our shareholders. Click here for more information on our Economic reporting.

Conservation of the Earth’s resources in our manufacturing process and participating in "green” activities. Click here for more information on our Environmental reporting.

Our people initiatives remain our foremost priority both in investing on the wellbeing of our people as well as the wider community. Click here for more information on our Social reporting.

Top Glove is committed to upholding a good corporate governance framework that promotes fairness, transparency and accountability based on our Business Ethics of Honesty, Integrity and Transparency, which have shaped our culture over the years. Click here for more information on our Governance reporting.

Our commitment to the United Nations Sustainability Development Goals (UN SDGs)

We are committed to supporting global initiatives towards a more sustainable development. Accordingly, our sustainability efforts in the economic, environmental, social and governance space are well-aligned with relevant UNSDGs to ensure we are able to continuously contribute positively to our communities, country and planet.


We are honoured to have been accorded to following accolades in recognition of our efforts:

Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Emerging Markets

Top Glove has been listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) under Emerging Markets for the 2nd year running in November 2020 for recognition of our sustainability practices. Top Glove was ranked 13th out of 73 healthcare companies, outperforming 83% of its industry peers. We are the only Malaysian healthcare company included in the DJSI Emerging Markets, which comprises 100 companies from various industries and also the only Malaysian company in across DJSI indices. Read more about the index here.

Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) Global Standard Index

Top Glove is a component of the MSCI Global Standard Index, which rates international companies based on performance in environmental, social and governance (ESG) aspects. Read more about the index here.


FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index

Top Glove is a constituent of the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index, having demonstrated a leading approach to addressing Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risks, in accordance to globally recognised standards. Read more about the index here.