At Albemarle, we incorporate sustainability into everything that we do.
From engaging with our communities, to managing natural resources, to building stakeholder value –
we are committed to sustainability and to doing our part to make the world a better place, today and tomorrow.
Achieving top decile occupational safety performance in 2022, relative to our American Chemistry Council (ACC) peers.
Achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
Reducing the carbon-intensity of our Catalysts and Bromine businesses by a combined 35% by 2030, in line with science-based targets.
Growing our Lithium business in a carbon-intensity neutral manner through 2030.
Reducing the intensity of freshwater usage by 25% by 2030 in areas of high and extremely high water-stress as defined by the World Resources Institute (WRI).
Our Sustainable Approach
WE CONTRIBUTE TO THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
As a UN Global Compact signatory, Albemarle has matched our purpose, core values and sustainable approach with the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.
The contributions we make to these nine sustainable development goals articulate our relevance to advancing the world agenda 2030.
Good Health & Well-being
We value the safety and well-being of our employees, contractors, suppliers, business partners, and community members.
Albemarle has a robust set of safety standards, policies, and procedures at both the corporate and site level. We also have various programs in place to recognize and mitigate hazards (our SCAN program), our employees receive regular training in life-saving rules and we have a Special Event Management Plan. We monitor and report our safety performance and the results are part of the Annual Incentive Program for named executive officers and most of our global employees.
We continuously work toward zero injuries, process safety incidents, and environmental releases. By keeping our operations safe and minimizing emissions we also contribute to the well-being of communities around our sites.
03.19.2021Industry-Leading Technologies that Reduce Water Consumption
02.16.2021An Insider’s View: The Kemerton Lithium Hydroxide Processing Plant
11.20.2020Driving Sustainability through Community Outreach in the Salar
11.13.2020Kings Mountain Recognized for Excellence in Corporate Conservation
08.17.2020Magnolia, AR: Albemarle’s First WHC Certified Site
07.16.2020Albemarle Foundation Sponsors Cool Globes
04.22.2020Celebrating Earth Day and our Partnership with Wildlife Habitat Council
02.28.2020Tyrone Nature Trail Supports Ongoing Commitment to Sustainability
02.11.2020Lithium Production in the Atacama Desert: CNN’s ‘Supercharged’ visits the Salar de Atacama
Investor Relations & Sustainability
Charlotte, NC 28209
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone: +31 20 634 7060
Sustainability Reporting Specialist
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone: +31 20 634 7097