Environmental Overview

We believe in infusing sustainability into all aspects of our business, including our practices, processes and philosophy. At PerkinElmer, we strive to be a part of the solution in helping combat climate change by ensuring sustainability in all of our products and technologies. Our sites around the world are responsible for not only designing, developing and manufacturing products that are more sustainable, but also identifying and employing key safety, resource-efficiency and energy-saving activities to help reduce the environmental impacts of our operations.

Environmental Metrics (Year-over-year change from 2020-2021)

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    -16%

    Water Usage

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    +18%

    Renewable Electricity

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    +4%

    Hazardous Waste

Making Strides in Sustainability

Environmental Health & Safety

Guiding Principles/Summary

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) is about: 

  • Operating facilities in a manner that ensures health and safety of our employees, the public, and the environment 
  • Developing continuous improvements in environmental protection and occupational health and safety 
  • Providing customers accurate and up to date information on compliance and safe handling of our products

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Site Standards

Each of our sites has the responsibility to research, source and execute safety, resource efficiency and energy saving activities. We collaborate by sharing best practices across our operations through performance monitoring, auditing, and periodic management reviews.

Many of our facilities are certified to the International Organization of Standardization (ISO) 14001 and 45001 standards.

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Facility ISO 14001 ISO 45001