Inside environment

Respecting nature

Our new environmental framework sets out our ambitions for 2030 and later, as well as shorter-term goals.


We are focusing on using water more efficiently across our activities.


Our ambition is to have a positive impact on biodiversity. Find out what we're doing.

Circular economy and waste

Our ambition is to use resources and materials efficiently and to increase reuse and recycling.

Plastic waste

Find out how Shell is taking an active role in finding solutions to the issue of unmanaged plastic waste.

Air quality

We are helping to improve air quality by reducing emissions from our operations and providing cleaner ways to power transport and industry.


Our climate target

Shell's target is to become a net-zero emissions energy business by 2050.

UN Sustainable development goals

The UN’s 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) seek to address the world’s biggest challenges. We welcome the SDGs and aim to play our part in helping governments and societies to achieve them.

Sustainability Reports

We publish an annual sustainability report and a number of other reports addressing various environmental, social and governance topics.