Sustainability Report FY 2021

38 We respect our history through sustainable innovation We manage as if we were guardians We preserve value through regeneration We grow by sharing Methodological notes Annex Due to a process of analysis alongside consul- tation with internal and external stakeholders through: • a materiality update questionnaire, in which the top management not only expressed the company standpoint but rather the requests of the reference stakeholder; • semi-structured interviews with top manage- ment. The Group sets out the materiality matrix, which was approved by the CEO on November 11, 2020. More information about the materiality asses- sment is given in the Methodology Notes. Here is the materiality matrix for the Ruffino Group: RELEVANCE FOR STAKEHOLDERS RELEVANCE FOR RUFFINO Economic issues Environmental issue Social issue Preserving biodiversity and promoting grape-growing landscapes Staff management; diversity and inclusion Health and safety of workers Consumer health and safety Creating sustainable value over time Sustainability as differentiation and competitiveness Responsible supply chain management Risk management Waste and wastewater management Water management Energy management and saving Climate change Processes of natural regulation and gradual elimination of chemical substances