Our corporate governance policies ensure that all business decisions and practices live up to the highest standards of Responsible Care. Our Responsible Care practices are established by our Executive Leadership Team and endorsed by our Board of Directors. Together, they address topics including: ethics, accountability, governance, business relationships, products and services, community involvement and the protection of people and the environment.
Meeting the highest standards of Responsible Care internationally
Through the International Council of Chemical Associations, over 50 countries have adopted the Ethic and Principles of Responsible Care. As a global company, we maintain membership in a number of chemical and industry standard associations around the world. We are active members of the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada, the American Chemistry Council, Asociacion Gremial de Industriales Quimicos de Chile, China Association of International Chemical Manufacturers Responsible Care (AICM), Japan Chemical Industries Association (JCIA), Responsible Care New Zealand and Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association. We are also a signatory to China's Association of International Chemical Manufacturers Responsible Care Manifesto.
Every three years, Methanex’s Responsible Care program is externally verified through the Chemistry Industry Association of Canada or the American Chemistry Council Responsible Care Management System RC 14001 certification process.