ACC Recognizes Industry Leaders for Environmental, Health and Safety Excellence
At Celanese, we are uniquely positioned to improve the world through the power of chemistry. As we embrace this opportunity, we demonstrate our deep sense of responsibility to keep people safe and help protect our planet. This is what sustainability means at Celanese.
Recently, Celanese was recognized as a leader in the chemical industry for exceptional environmental, health, safety, and security (EHS&S) performance and commitment to sustainability at the American Chemistry Council's (ACC) 2022 Annual Responsible Care® & Sustainability Conference.
The annual conference educates ACC member and partner companies about new developments and processes to help enhance their company's commitment to Responsible Care and sustainability. Additionally, the conference promotes safe operations and chemicals management throughout the value chain.
Responsible Care awardees qualify based on exemplary performance and are selected by a committee of internal and external experts. Celanese has received the following industry awards:
The Waste Minimization, Reuse and Recycling Award for achievements in the areas of waste minimization, reuse, and recycling:
- Ohio River Operation Clean Sweep Efforts (Jennifer Williams, Evansville)
- Reduce Waste to Landfill Initiative (Henry Klug, Pensacola)
The Responsible Care Energy Efficiency Award for initiatives to improve energy efficiency in facility operations (*Denotes Exceptional Merit):
- New Air Compressor (Simon Zhang, Clear Lake)
- Treasure Hunt in a World of COVID (Paul Smith, Narrows)
- Environmental Sustainability Data Reporting Upgrade* (Dave Reid, Wilmington)
Celanese has also received Facility Safety Awards for company facilities that meet the requirements for a Certificate of Achievement, Honor or Excellence:
- Certificate of Achievement
- Certificate of Honor
- Certificate of Excellence
- Clear Lake