A fundamental element of our ‘Commitment and contribution to a Sustainable Future'

Our approach to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is practical in nature and based on the substantive practices of volunteerism, and corporate giving. We strive to ENGAGE with our people, communities and society to drive progress together. In support of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, it is essential for Nouryon to be a good corporate citizen and global business partner by supporting the communities where our employees live and work and identify where we can make the most impact. As a global organization, it is important for us to work with diverse populations and develop partnerships with companies that share our philosophy of inclusion, collaboration, sustainability and giving back to the communities in which we operate. 

Making a positive difference around the world

Our approach to CSR is practical in nature and based on the substantive practices of volunteerism, engagement and corporate giving. Key CSR focus areas are:

  • STEM Education (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)
  • Sustainability and Environmental Stewardship
  • Safety & Health
  • Accelerating a high-performance and innovation culture

Partnering for a Sustainable Future

We look for partners that are aligned with our Code of Ethics, while also valuing the importance of the events and activities we host in which our employees and the community can participate.

We have also identified key learning institutions and universities around the  world where we collaborate and connect for internships, talent acquisition,  research, and learning and development opportunities. Through mentorships, STEM programming and community engagement, our global university relations programming offers both a literal and figurative stage for our speaker’s series.

Community & Employee Engagement

Our global CSR framework and outreach will continue to connect our business goals and company values to the development of and engagement with our most important asset – our people. As we continue to grow our CSR efforts throughout our operating territory, our commitment to the community will include mentoring, working with local non-profits and providing assistance and expertise where needed.

As a company, we are inspired by the many ways in which our employees engage with the communities in our operating territory and we are proud to help contribute to a more sustainable future.

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Collaboration with American Corporate Partners to support the Military Hiring Initiative and mentor Veterans in search of their next career.

As a leader in specialty chemicals, we take pride in creating a high-performance, diverse, and inclusive workplace. One of the many ways the company achieves this is through working with organizations such as American Corporate Partners.

The partnership builds a pipeline of mentorships with veterans looking for career opportunities once they leave the service.

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