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A worldwide leader

We’ve been experts in water and waste management for 150 years. We operate on 5 continents, on which we harness all our desire for innovation to achieve an efficient and sustainable management of resources throughout the world. Our company supports its customers as they change from a linear model, which over consumes resources, to a circular model, aiming to recycle and recover them for future use.
A worldwide leader

We're leading the resource revolution

In a fast growing world, our society is facing many challenges. Climate change, galloping urbanization and changing lifestyles are all contributing to the increased scarcity and deterioration of the natural resources which are essential to life and to the future. It has now become essential to develop new growth models which consume fewer resources. This ambition is at the heart of SUEZ’s strategy. Every day, we help our customers to use and recover resources instead of consuming them. The circular economy is indispensable and we are one of its leaders.

Our ambition

Demographic and urban growth, global warming and natural resources shortage have all prompted a worldwide drive to shift towards a growth model that consumes fewer resources. The reinvention of our modes of management, production and consumption of resources is at the very heart of our strategy and of our ambition to become the leader of the resource revolution.


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Our strategy

The ambition of “Shaping SUEZ 2030” is to make SUEZ the worldwide leader in environmental services. We want to be the preferred partner of our customers, employees and stakeholders, and to work together with them to restore and conserve the fundamental elements that are water, air and soil, starting right now. SUEZ is implementing a transformation strategy to achieve its vision for 2030. This strategy is built on three pillars: a more selective path to growth, simplified operational processes and a new culture that embodies the conquering spirit of SUEZ on a daily basis.


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Our global footprint

With 88,576 employees engaged in all 5 continents, SUEZ supports local authorities and industrials in the efficient , innovative and sustainable management of their resources all over the world.


>> Find out more about our worldwide presence on SUEZ global website

Our history

For over 160 years, SUEZ has accompanied the great revolutions of our societies, at the service of human progress. From the construction of the SUEZ Canal through the revolutions of hygiene and public health, urban comfort and currently the resource, our solutions and technologies have accompanied cities and industries to meet the challenges of urban and demographic growth.


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88,576

employees

 worldwide

€15.87

billion

revenue in 2017

€97

million

invested in R&D in 2017

7.4

billion

m3 of drinking water produced worldwide

300

million

m3 of drinking water produced from sea water

4.8

billion

m3 of waste water treated worldwide

32

million

people benefiting from waste collection services

3.4

million

tonnes of hazardous waste trated worldwide

4.3

million

tonnes of secondary raw materials produced

6.7

TWh

of renewable energy produced
9.4

million

tCO2e avoided
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