As a global multi-stakeholder nonprofit organization, the SAC is deeply committed to creating a more sustainable, equitable, and just world for all, and we believe that together, we can solve the industry’s most urgent and systemic challenges.


To transform business for exponential impact through groundbreaking tools, collaborative partnerships, and trusted leadership for industry sustainability.


A global consumer goods industry that gives more than it takes — to the planet and its people.

A Coalition For
Collective Action

The SAC brings together expertise from across the globe to develop solutions that redefine the industry.

We represent:


Member Organizations




Billion In Annual Revenue

The SAC Develops The Higg Index

The Higg Index is a suite of tools for the standardized measurement of value chain sustainability.

Learn about the five core Higg Index tools and how they empower consumer goods brands, retailers, and manufacturers to drive collective industry transformation.

Higg Product Tools

Higg Facility Tools

Higg Brand
& Retail Tool