At BD, our goal is to promote environmentally sound practices and protect the health, safety and security of our associates, our customers and partners, and the communities in which we live and work. We foster a culture to prevent work-related accidents, injuries, illnesses and environmental harm through innovation, associate engagement and continuous improvement methodologies.
Best-in-class EHS programs
We incorporate EHS programs throughout the design, development, manufacture, and distribution of our products and services, supported by external partners and industry initiatives.
Minimizing the impact
We conserve natural resources, energy and water, reduce the generation of waste and emissions, reuse and recycle materials, minimize the use of hazardous materials, promote renewable energy use, and use EHS management systems.
Compliance with standards
We fulfill our overall compliance obligations and strive to comply with applicable global EHS requirements as our foundation. We verify adherence with our EHS Policy through internal and external audits and reviews.
What does this mean for you?
For you, this means establishing procedures and programs, prioritizing the safety and health of associates, visitors and contractors while minimizing impact to the environment. This will be made possible through task evaluation, hazard identification, risk reduction and education. You will continuously promote a positive EHS culture as part of a dedicated network of individuals. You will work closely with key stakeholders in sustaining a robust EHS Management System, monitoring trends, regulations and guidelines that impact the business and its people, providing guidance on how best to respond to developments.