Health and well-being

The health and well-being of our employees, customers, end-users and other stakeholders in the communities where we operate is very important to us.

Waste and water management – Total waste (bar chart)

People empowered
Members of local communities empowered with new skills (cumulative)

Waste and water management – Fresh water use (bar chart)

Community projects

Waste and water management – Water flow (graphic)

Organizational health score

Female executives

community of mural artists in Bandung, Indonesia (photo)

2022 sustainable solutions for health and well-being

Customers and end-users benefited from a number of sustainable solutions launched in 2022, designed with safety, health and well-being in mind.

diversity project in Uruguay, person painting

Reduce harmful substances – launched new food packaging coatings that are free from BPA, including Aqualure G1 50.

diversity project in Uruguay, people painting

Anti-bacterial benefits – a new all-in-one decorative paint rolled out in China, offering anti-bacterial protection due to its silver ion technology.

Safer handling – launched a new exterior wood finishes primer for high moisture resistant MDF, which is safer for users as it contains fewer substances of concern.