In 2015, Trinseo introduced a Supplier Code of Conduct, which outlines the minimum standards that Trinseo expects all its suppliers to comply with when doing business with the company.
Trinseo introduced the code in response to industry trends and customers who increasingly hold companies publicly accountable for not only their own actions, but also those of their supply chains.
The Trinseo Supplier Code of Conduct is founded on three basic principles:
The code, which is available in multiple languages, includes sections on: management systems, human and worker rights, environment, health and safety, business ethics, material sourcing, and compliance and reporting.
The specific expectations outlined for suppliers in the code are consistent with Trinseo’s own practices and policies.