This standard requires adherence to all laws, regulations, and normal ethical practices that apply to the company’s business activities. Trinseo employees are expected to act with integrity in the marketplace and fully comply with all applicable laws. No employee should take unfair advantage of anyone through manipulation, concealment, abuse of privileged information, misrepresentation of material facts, or any other unfair-dealing practice. Any violation of this obligation or any issues arising with an impact on Trinseo’s commitment in this regard should immediately be reported to a supervisor or to the chief compliance officer, either directly or through the ethics and compliance hotline. To read Trinseo’s complete Code of Business Conduct, click here.
Trinseo has zero tolerance for any reprisal or retaliation against a person who reports a known or suspected violation in good faith. Trinseo encourages employees who know or suspect that a legal or ethical violation has occurred or is taking place to speak up and report the situation. Trinseo has contracted with NAVEX Global, a worldwide leader in ethics and compliance programs, to provide a hotline that allows anonymous reporting of ethics and compliance concerns or allegations where legally possible. Any individual inside or outside the company who has a concern about ethics and/or compliance at Trinseo is encouraged to report the issue. To view Trinseo’s complete Administering the Ethics Program, click here.
Trinseo has a comprehensive set of policies and codes that support the Trinseo Code of Business Conduct. These documents cover important issues, ranging from anti-corruption and government contracting to Trinseo corporate governance and diversity policies. To view Trinseo’s Other Trinseo Policies and Codes, click here.
On the supplier side, Trinseo seeks to select suppliers that best exemplify our expectations for sustainability and corporate social responsibility. Because our commitment to positive global citizenship and sustainability extends through our supply chain, we expect Trinseo suppliers to conduct their operations in a socially and environmentally responsible manner. To read Trinseo’s complete Supplier Code of Conduct, click here.
Public Policy and Industry Participation: Trinseo participates in a variety of industry and trade associations, including the American Chemistry Council, Global Polycarbonate/BPA Group, PlasticsEurope, the World Plastics Council, and others. We proactively engage in activities that support a more sustainable future and, together with our industry partners, work to influence upcoming legislation.