Our purpose—shaping discovery and improving life—drives our commitment to sustainability. At Life Technologies, sustainability is about smart decisionmaking – it’s how we consider the economic, environmental, and social impacts of the business decisions we make. We are becoming an ever more sustainable company by transforming science, revolutionizing our value chain, and engaging stakeholders—our triple bottom line.
From the science and solutions we pioneer, to challenging our way of doing things every day, to the value we place on employees, we believe we have an obligation to help humanity thrive. Our progress is made possible by our sustainability team—all 10,000 Life Technologies employees who continuously strive to find a better way. Our common commitment is making us a smarter, more efficient, better company overall.
Life Technologies partnered with CoolClimate Network (CCN) to expand carbon calculator data to include over fifty countries to help citizens around the globe better understand and manage their carbon impacts. This partnership also resulted in the development of Step Forward, a carbon calculator that helps employees, customers, and friends and families discover and lighten their carbon impact.
Recognized for sustainability excellence, Life Technologies has been honored with inclusion on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations list, FTSE4Good Index, Bloomberg-Maplecroft Climate Innovation Index Leaders, among others.
Life Technologies employees drive our sustainability performance by challenging the status quo. “Business as usual” for us is about delivering continuous improvement and value to our triple bottom line.