As a core element of WACKER’s business model, sustainability is one of the company’s five strategic goals. Responsible stewardship means that WACKER also contributes to at least seven of the UN’s sustainable development goals.
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In 2018, the Bavarian state government commended WACKER for its exemplary policy of workplace inclusion. But how does inclusion reveal itself in everyday working life? Four WACKER employees give an account of how they make the most of their potential despite a disability. It is not always easy for them, but they take pleasure in their work and thus overcome both small and large hurdles.
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€ 164.6 million
spent on R&D in 2018Research & Development
and 1,700 patent applications currently pendingSustainable Products
€ 5.9 million
invested in environmental protection in 2018Environmental Protection Costs
93 to 96 percent
hydrogen chloride recycled in closed production loopsIntegrated Production
Companies must have the consent and support of society. We want to maintain regular and open dialogue with all stakeholders. This is one of our business principles. We believe that dialogue offers us an opportunity to prepare for new challenges promptly, avoid risks and realize our full potential.
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WACKER has made progress in many areas that are of importance to sustainable business management. In the period under review, we invested €10 million in environmental protection.
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WACKER needs committed and skilled workers if it is to remain innovative and competitive. Globalization, demographic change and new regulatory requirements are making diversity and inclusion as well as basic and advanced training increasingly important issues. Holding each employee’s skills and dedication in high regard, their diversity and inclusion enhance our company’s performance.
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WACKER’s Production and Sales Sites and Technical Competence Centers1Find out more
Technical competence center
Number of WACKER bases and production sites for this area.