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MilliporeSigma Launches Four-Year Push for Packaging Sustainability

by Robert J. Bowman

The quest for supply-chain sustainability requires paying as much attention to the package as the product inside it.

That necessity that doesn’t escape global life science leader MilliporeSigma. The company has launched a four-year effort to enforce green packaging for well over 300,000 products, translating into some 30,000 shipments a day.

MilliporeSigma Expects Extra Cost of Sustainability to 'Wash out Over Time'

by Charlie Hart

Speaking to SM, Jeffrey Whitford, head of global corporate responsibility and branding for the life science business of Merck*, said the sustainability of packaging has been a publicised issue in the consumer goods space, but B2B companies should also be considering the impact of packaging waste.

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Green Chemistry: Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Makes it Possible


Wie kann man umweltfreundliche Chemikalien entwickeln, die aber genauso wirkungsvoll wie herkömmliche Substanzen sind? Diese Frage hat sich das Wissenschafts- und Technologieunternehmen Merck gestellt. Und darauf auch Antworten gefunden: Im Rahmen des Programms für „Grüne Chemie“ entwickelt und produziert der Konzern nachhaltige Alternativen zu den bisher üblichen chemischen Produkten.

Nachhaltige Entwicklung und Produktion

Finalists for the International Responsible Business Awards Have Been Revealed


The shortlist for Ethical Corporation's 9th Annual Responsible Business Awards has been announced. The winners will be revealed and celebrated at a glamorous Awards Dinner ceremony on 9th October in central London.

MilliporeSigma Centers Work Toward a Smaller Carbon Footprint in India


India is the third-largest emitter of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the world, accounting for 6.8 percent of global CO2 emissions. At the 2015 United Nations Convention on Climate Change, India signed the Paris Agreement and committed to reducing CO2 emissions 35 percent by 2030 compared to 2005 emission levels. Since then, the Indian government has introduced emissions control measures for power plants and tighter vehicular emission standards, while calling on businesses to reduce emissions. - Merck (FRA:MRK) Publishes Corporate Responsibility Report 2014

The company has prepared the report with the comprehensive option of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G4 guidelines.
Press Release

Merck has published its seventh Corporate Responsibility Report, covering the years 2013 and 2014. It is available online at - Merck KGaA (FRA:MRK) Publishes its Sixth Corporate Responsibility Report

The report has attained an A+ application level as defined by the guidelines of the Global Reporting Initiative.
Press Release

May 2, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Merck KGaA of Darmstadt, Germany, has published its sixth Corporate Responsibility Report, covering the years 2011 and 2012. It is available online at - Merck KGaA (FRA:MRK) publishes 2009-10 Corporate Responsibility Report

The report demonstrates how the company assumes responsibility for and with its pharmaceutical, chemical and life science products.
Press Release

 (3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 17, 2011 - Merck KGaA of Darmstadt, Germany, has published its fifth Corporate Responsibility Report, for the years 2009 and 2010. It is available at:

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