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CSR refers to the responsibility borne by undertakings for their impacts on society as a whole; it encompasses ethical, social and environmental considerations as well as economic aspects. In a German context, voluntary Corporate Social Responsibility is also seen as part of sustainable business practices that go above and beyond what is required by law.