Our customers rely on 沙巴体育APP to help them meet their sustainability objectives. Our products and technical services improve the efficiency of our customers' processes, reduce energy or water use, cut harmful emissions, conserve material inputs, 和减少浪费. Our technologies enable our customers to make products that meet the toughest environmental standards, or to reformulate products to address rising consumer and regulatory expectations for sustainability, 人类健康, 和安全.
在过去的十年里, we have instituted and refined our Product Innovation and Strategic Marketing (PrISM) process to develop new products. We look holistically at the value propositions of products under development, including the environmental and energy impacts and benefits associated with their manufacture as well as their use, to more comprehensively enhance sustainability in the value we deliver.
As part of the PrISM process for new products, we assess potential health 和安全 risks, the hazards and risks of raw materials, 有害物质, intermediates and products, potential routes of exposure, how to train our personnel and our customer end-users to use safely, regulatory requirements and how to handle waste, how to label to communicate any risks, how to transport with no impact to the environment, and assess the potential for intentional or unintentionally misuse the product. 每个产品, we also consider sustainability issues about the efficient use of natural resources and energy, whether we can use less hazardous raw materials, and the full life cycle of the product, 包括处理, 回收.
Our business presidents ultimately are responsible for the PrISM process and ensure that new 沙巴体育APP products, or new applications of existing products are assessed using the PrISM process. For more information on how 沙巴体育APP has utilized the PrISM process, see our Catalagram Article on Product Stewardship at Advanced Refining Technologies.