Welcome to BASF PETRONAS Chemicals’ Verbund Site
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals is pleased to present the third report on its environmental, social, and economic performance, including information from 2007 to 2011. As a joint-venture of two US Fortune 500 companies, BASF SE and PETRONAS, under the PETRONAS subsidiary PETRONAS Chemicals Group (PCG), which are both committed to sustainable development, BASF PETRONAS Chemicals publishes this online report annually.Please note that these figures shown here are for the Integrated Chemical or ‘Verbund’ Site which consists of both BASF PETRONAS Chemicals and Toray BASF PBT Resin.
For our joint shareholder BASF SE, sustainable development means integrating environmental protection and social responsibility in business processes so that they contribute to long-term economic success. The sustainability strategy has the goal of avoiding risks, promoting our existing business and creating new business opportunities. “We Create Chemistry For Sustainable Development” is more than a tagline, it is a way of life.
For information about BASF SE, see here.
In line with the commitment to continuous growth and sustainable development for the future, our shareholder PETRONAS Chemicals Group (PCG) works in the best possible way to balance and integrate economic, environmental and social considerations into their business decisions. These considerations include, among others, strong health, safety and environment management and performance, continuous development of the workforce and the long-term and holistic contribution to society. This is reflected in their tagline “Chemistry for Growth”
For information about PCG, see here.
About this report
By publishing this report, BASF PETRONAS Chemicals aims to emphasize the value of sustainability and to strengthen our stakeholders' confidence through a voluntary commitment to global standards and transparency. Both our parent companies also publish comprehensive data relating to sustainability in their Annual Reports.
The data in this report reflect the total operations at the "Verbund" site in Gebeng, Kuantan which consists of BASF PETRONAS Chemicals Sdn Bhd (60% owned by BASF SE and 40% by PCG), as well as Toray BASF PBT Resins Sdn Bhd (a 50-50 joint venture between BASF SE and Toray). Starting with this report, sales are calculated on a legal entity basis.
For information about Toray, see here.
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