Polypropylene Environmental Information Document
This guide describes the current Australian situation regarding the production, use and end of life situations for PP polymer and articles.
LyondellBasell is committed to continuous improvement in safety, security, environmental performance, reliability and open communications.
Operational Excellence is LyondellBasell's philosophy to achieve reliable and measurable performance that enables us to drive continuous improvement in every aspect of our business. This philosophy covers all aspects of manufacturing including Health, Safety and Environment, Quality, Reliability, Cost and Efficiency, People and Community.
LyondellBasell together with our employees and contractors are committed to the concept that all injuries are preventable.
The LyondellBasell Australia Geelong Polypropylene plant is licensed as a Major Hazards Facility under the Victorian State Government Occupational Health and Safety Act, Major Hazards Facilities Regulations 2000. Our operational and safety procedures are regularly reviewed by the Worksafe as part of our annual inspection regime.
The company has developed measures that minimize environmental impact. These include the safe treatment and disposal of hazardous wastes, prevention of air, water and soil pollution LyondellBasell Australia's environmental management systems are certified to ISO 14001.