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Responsible Care is built on these guiding principles

Past, present and future

Responsible Care will address the impact of both current and past activities.
Policy To develop health, safety and environmental policies which acknowledges the objectives of sustainable development.
Employees To communicate and provide training programmes which encourage the commitment of employees to responsible care.
Share experiences In addition to meeting current legislation regarding health, safety and the environment, to share best practice throughout the industry.
Process safety To ensure that risks associated with all operations are assessed and managed appropriately.
Product stewardship To assess the implications and manage the risks associated with the industry's products. This includes suppliers, distributors and customers.
Resource conservation

To conserve resources and reduce wastes.
Stakeholder engagement To monitor and report health, safety and environmental performance to all people concerned in the chemical industry and its products. This includes employees and the public.
Management systems To verify management systems to ensure consistency with the principles of Responsible Care.

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