Brenntag UK & Ireland wins Responsible Care Award
Brenntag UK & Ireland has been named the winner of the Responsible Care Award for distributors with operating sites, and been awarded the Chemical Business Association (CBA) overall Responsible Care Award.
Brenntag’s application for the award demonstrated extensive policies, projects and initiatives implemented across the organisation throughout 2016, with the aim to ensure Responsible Care remains at the core of the company’s business, culture and ethos.
It contained case studies on how the eight Guiding Principles of Responsible Care are implemented within Brenntag, various examples of positive contribution of programs aimed at the continual improvement to the business, and how Responsible Care is communicated throughout the organisation and beyond.
The Award was presented at the UK’s largest chemical industry event – CBA Annual Lunch at the Grosvenor House Hotel in Park Lane, London. Accepting the award on behalf of the company, Operations Director for Brenntag UK & Ireland, Fred Worle said: “The concept of Responsible Care is anchored in Brenntag culture, as we strive to fulfil our responsibility to our employees, customers, suppliers, environment and society. We are delighted the efforts of Brenntag and our employees in the RC arena have been recognised by the industry peers. We are committed to championing the principles of RC by close cooperation and participation of all parties, as chemical distributors continue to play a key role in the chemical industry’s supply and value chain.”
President of Brenntag UK & Ireland, Russel Argo said: “This is a real compliment to our team at Brenntag UK & Ireland, to be recognised by the CBA and the industry for going above and beyond in terms of compliance and improvement in our working solutions with customers and suppliers. It is our people who are making this possible – the talent, ideas and passion of our teams in Brenntag continue to impress me daily. My thanks to the CBA for recognising it too.”
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11th June 2017