Sustainability

Materials for a better life :

We believe that materials have been a key element in furthering the progress of mankind, that they are at the core of today's life and will continue to be enablers for future wealth creation.
We believe that metal related materials have a vital role, as they can be efficiently and infinitely recycled, which makes them the basis for sustainable products and services.
We want Umicore to be a leader in providing and creating material based solutions which contribute to fundamental improvements in the quality of life.

Environmental :

Our manufacturing site is ISO14001 (environment) certified. This means that an external auditor verifies legal compliance and the continued improvement of our environmental performance.

Business ethics :

Umicore believes that success depends upon creating and maintaining a relationship of trust and professionalism with its main stakeholders namely its employees, commercial partners, shareholders, government authorities and the public.
Umicore believes that this Code of Conduct is fundamental to the task of creating and maintaining such trust.
The main purpose of Umicore’s Code of Conduct is to ensure that all persons acting on behalf of Umicore perform their activities in an ethical way and in accordance with the laws and regulations and with the standards, Umicore sets through its present and future policies, guidelines, and rules.
For details on the Umicore's Code of Conduct, click here 

http://www.umicore.co.th/governance/en/Code%20of%20conduct.pdf

Supply Chain Policy :

In order to advance ethical business practices in the precious metals industry, Umicore Precious Metals Thailand is a member of the Responsible Jewellery Council. Umicore Precious Metals Thailand is complying with Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Act (Conflict Mineral Provision) and does not accept for its refining operations materials from the Democratic Republic of Congo or adjoining countries. For details on the Umicore Precious Metals Thailand’ s Supply chain policy, click here 

http://www.umicore.co.th/governance/en/Supplychainpolicy