Our commitment as a socially responsible company means that we operate our facilities in a manner that protects people and the environment and preserves our world for future generations.

Operational Excellence

Operational Excellence is our commitment to reliably and flawlessly execute our operations to meet our goals in safety, environmental stewardship and efficiency. Operational Excellence enables us to build a sustainable future for ourselves and the many communities we serve.

Emissions Reduction

Our operations incorporate state-of-the-art environmental technologies, such as catalytic oxidation, low-NOx burners and wastewater-treatment systems to ensure full compliance with rigorous environmental standards. Our efforts to improve our environmental performance have produced impressive reductions in our emissions.

ISO 14001 and 9001 Environmental and Quality Certification

We are certified according to the ISO 14001 standard for environmental-management systems and the ISO 9001 standard for quality-management systems.


The German Institute for Statutory Insurance and Prevention in the Chemical Industry (BG Chemie) recognized our outstanding safety performance with a special award that also acknowledged our implementation of ILOOSH 2001, an industry guideline for occupational safety and health management. Our health, safety, environmental and quality performance also have been recognized during audits by external experts.