Aptar has recently published new policies around Human Rights; Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; and Community Engagement and Global Giving on its corporate website.
These important policies outline Aptar’s commitment to upholding human rights, the environment, and the communities in which we operate, and were developed according to international standards.
“At Aptar, we hold ourselves to the highest possible ethical standards in all that we do. Our actions are underpinned by our core values and we have a strong culture of ethics and integrity, supported by rigorous corporate governance,” said Shiela Vinczeller, Aptar’s Chief Human Resources Officer.
“We give back to the communities where we live and work and are proud to be a global company full of diverse, highly skilled, passionate people. As part of the foundation of our Diversity & Inclusion roadmap, our goal is to celebrate and support all types of diversity and to ensure that all of our colleagues feel fully themselves at Aptar.”
We invite you to read the social policies here.
Aptar achieves ISO 14064 certification for energy and greenhouse gas emission reporting
Every year Aptar undergoes data assurance as part of our sustainability reporting. This year we added a process to assure emissions associated with raw materials, travel, and the shipment of our products. Also new this year is the official ISO certification.
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AptarGroup has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire a 49% equity interest in three related BTY companies: Suzhou Hsing Kwang (“SZHK”), Suqian Hsing Kwang (“SQHK”) and Suzhou BTY (“BTY”), collectively referred to as BTY. The BTY entities are leading Chinese manufacturers of high quality, decorative metal components, metal-plastic sub-assemblies, and complete color cosmetics packaging solutions for the beauty industry.
Aptar enters into strategic partnership with PureCycle to accelerate integration of ultra-pure recycled polypropylene into dispensing solutions
AptarGroup, Inc, a global leader in dispensing, drug delivery and active packaging solutions, announced that it has partnered with PureCycle Technologies, to prepare for the introduction of PureCycle’s Ultra-Pure Recycled Polypropylene (UPRP) into dispensing applications. Aptar will play an integral role in helping PureCycle prepare for the food grade requirements in Europe.
Aptar partners with TerraCycle's Loop
AptarGroup, Inc., a global leader in dispensing, drug delivery and active packaging solutions, announced today that the company has entered into a partnership with Loop, a global circular shopping platform from TerraCycle that delivers consumer products in reusable containers. As part of the partnership agreement, Aptar’s President of Food + Beverage, Marc Prieur, will sit on Loop’s advisory board.
Aptar joins the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s CE100 Circular Economy network
AptarGroup, Inc. has joined the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Circular Economy 100, the world’s leading circular economy network. The CE100 network brings together businesses, innovators, cities, governments, universities, and thought leaders in order to build new markets in line with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s vision for a circular economy.
Aptar joins the World Business Council for Sustainable Development
AptarGroup, Inc. has announced that it has joined nearly 200 forward-thinking companies as the newest member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). In addition to leading in corporate sustainability, Aptar is committed to seeking opportunities to replace fossil-based resins, to increase its offering of sustainable dispensing solutions and to collaborate with its customers on re-fillable products.
Aptar signs the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment
AptarGroup, Inc. has announced that it has signed the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment and has joined forces with other businesses and governments committed to changing how we produce, use and reuse plastic. The Global Commitment, through the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, has mobilized over 250 signatories that are determined to start building a circular economy for plastic.
- Jo Webb
- Company News
- Created 06 Jan 2021
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