Arkema Canada Responsible Care®
Arkema Canada Inc., its management and all of its employees are totally committed to the principles and philosophy of Responsible Care®. We will be an organization that does the right things and will also be seen to be doing the right things.
Responsible Care® is the chemistry industry's commitment to sustainability - the betterment of society, the environment and the economy. Its ethic and principles compel companies to innovate for safer and more environmentally friendly products and processes, and to work cooperatively to identify and eliminate harm throughout the entire life cycle of their products.
Responsible Care® is our commitment to continuous improvement of all aspects of our environmental, health and safety performance and to ensuring openness about our activities and achievements.
Responsible Care® covers all aspects of our business, including environmental protection, resource conservation, occupational health and safety, process safety, research and development, transportation, product stewardship, purchasing, security and social responsibility. It requires engagement with plant-site neighbors, communities along transportation corridors, emergency responders, critics and advocates, as well as with governments at all levels, to advance laws and regulations in support of sustainability.
Responsible Care® history
Launched in 1985 by the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada (formerly the Canadian chemical producers' association - CCPA), Responsible Care®'s rigorous ethic has spread to more than fifty countries around the world. The chemistry industry association of Canada's member companies are widely recognized as global leaders in business responsibility.
® A Registered Trademark of The Chemistry Industry Association of Canada