DuPont Canada is committed to the ethics and principles of Responsible Care® to continuously improve all aspects of its environmental, health and safety performance and to ensure openness about its activities and achievements, including compliance with the Responsible Care® Operations, Stewardship and Accountability Codes.
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® covers all aspects of a company's 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 neighbours, 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.