ACCR Company Engagement Ansell Ltd

Ansell Limited is a major, global manufacturer and distributor of gloves and protective products.

Ansell is a major, global manufacturer and distributor of gloves and protective products globally. In 2020, major suppliers of gloves to Ansell were the subject of forced labour allegations. As part of ACCR's program of work looking at labour rights and modern slavery in global supply chains, ACCR has been engaging Ansell on  how the company is working with suppliers to protect workers’ in its global glove supply chains.

Updates

  1. modern slavery

    Ansell rakes in cash but no assurances against modern slavery

    While the COVID-19 pandemic has buoyed Australian manufacturing company Ansell, which announced a jump in profits today, it has apparently also halted the company's third-party auditing processes, which flag instances of modern slavery.