WACKER GREATER CHINA RECEIVES “RESPONSIBLE CARE® CHAIRMAN’S AWARD”
Beijing, April 23, 2013 – WACKER Chemicals Greater China is one of the winners of the “Responsible Care® Chairman’s Award” granted by the Association of International Chemical Manufacturers (AICM). The international organization represents more than 50 major foreign investments in the chemical industry of China and promotes Responsible Care® initiatives and other globally recognized chemical management principles among its stakeholders in China.
WACKER, headquartered in Munich (Germany), is a globally active chemical company with a presence in China for more than 20 years. As a technology leader in silicon chemistry and ethylene-based polymers, WACKER is dedicated to providing solutions for future growth trends. As a core element, sustainability is deeply embedded in the company’s corporate strategy for its business processes. WACKER has developed a management system that permits every aspect of the company – from the innovation and product portfolios through to plant safety and health protection – to be assessed and managed under the principles of sustainability. To acknowledge the company’s outstanding contribution to environment, health and safety improvements and to corporate social responsibility and sustainability in China, WACKER Greater China has been granted the “Responsible Care® Chairman’s Award” by AICM, together with another eight international companies including Bayer, Dow Chemical, and Exxon Mobile.