A St Albans business has been given an award marking the top 25 per cent of companies that have "excelled in sustainable practices" across the globe.

The EcoVadis Silver Medal for Sustainability has been presented to FIECON, a life sciences consultancy based in Lower Dagnall Street.

EcoVadis - a provider of sustainability ratings for companies throughout the World - also awarded the St Albans business with the Diamond Payroll Giving Quality Mark.


This award recognises the firm's commitment to Payroll Giving from the Charities Trust.

Kate Benson, FIECON's social responsibility lead, said: "This is a great achievement for our company.


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"I am so proud that we met the bar for the silver award and diamond award, as it reflects the hard work and dedication of our team to integrate sustainable practices into every aspect of our business."

Further information about FIECON can be found on the company's website: www.fiecon.com