Responsibility Overview


We want to play an active role in the transformation of the economy and global value chains and thus promote the shift toward a more sustainable world. To this end, we are constantly developing our organizational structures and management tools - always with the aim of making the best possible use of human, natural and financial resources in the interests of sustainable development. In this way, we create measurable benefits for companies and society.

Responsible Care®

The members of the American Chemistry Council are committed to safety and sustainability in the communities where we operate and in the products we manufacture. Through implementation of Responsible Care®, our members demonstrates their commitment the health and safety of their employees, the communities in which they operate and the environment as a whole.

Resonsible Care® is a registered trade mark of the American Chemisty Council.

Our Focus Topics

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Circular and Sustainable Procurement

Our increasingly circular value chains start from a diverse, sustainable raw material portfolio. We engage with our suppliers and relevant stakeholders to improve the working and environmental conditions in the global supply chains.

Read more on: LANXESS Global Website DuBay Polymer in Hamm-Uentrop is a joint venture between LANXESS and DuPont. It produces polybutylene terephtalate (PBT), a base material for high-performance plastics. It is used, for example, in the automotive industry, in the electrical and electronics industry, in mechanical engineering, the chemicals industry and in apparatus engineering.

Safe and Sustainable Sites

We manufacture sustainable products at competitive and sustainable chemical sites. Continuous process improve-ments and investments are fundamental for our success. We care about the communities of which our sites are a part.
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Climate Action and Energy Efficiency

For us, climate action based on efficient energy use is the right thing to do for society and also a key to delivering financial performance in the long term. In 2040, LANXESS is to be a climate-neutral company.

Sebastian Röhrig

Head of Corporate Responsibility

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