The sustainability Policy of Cyteco is to protect people, the environment, society and partner with communities and society in order to promote economic development and were committed to the following action:
- Apply our proven processes, experience and innovation in engineering, environmental safety and health, procurement, construction, and operations to develop, design, and execute projects with care for the environment, as well as for the safety and well-being of the people who can be affected by our projects.
- Be supportive to the communities that host our projects and offices and use inclusive, participatory engagement by which local cultures and values are respected, dialogue is promoted and mutual trust is built.
- Build and enhance the capacity of workers and businesses through local procurement and hiring and by stimulating long-term economic development beyond the projects we deliver.
This commitment is embodied in Cyteco Mission, Vision and Values. Environmental, Safety and Health Management System; and Code of Conduct. These, and other supporting policies and processes, are aimed at ensuring that Cyteco is improving sustainability outcomes for all customers and stakeholders wherever we operate in the world.
Cyteco is committed to achieving net zero emissions by 2040. We are intent on reducing emissions first (not offsetting) followed by carbon removal to supplement as we get closer to our goal. We are also committed to aligning with our customers and working with our partners and suppliers to ensure we, and the industry, achieve sustainable results.
This policy applies to all Cyteco employees, projects, and facilities:
Identify and assess sustainability issues that can affect projects during development, design, construction and operation; identify and implement activities to manage these issues consistent with customer goals and requirements, Cyteco policies and standards, and relevant external guidelines.
- Energy Conservation
Implement activities that are economically and operationally practicable to protect the environment, including reducing energy use and air emissions, water and resource consumption, and waste generation.
Create and maintain workplaces that promote Cyteco ethics, quality, and environmental, safety and health standards.
Treat all employees with respect and dignity and promote diversity in the workplace consistent with Cyteco Mission, Vision and Values.
- Continuous Improvement
Strengthen Cyteco sustainability through education and innovation.