October 14, 2011 – Huntsman Corporation has become a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC).
Launched in 2000, the UNGC is the largest corporate responsibility initiative in the world with more than 8,000 business and non-business participants in 135 countries.
Signatories to the UNGC voluntarily agree to align their operations and strategies with 10 universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption.
As a participant, Huntsman commits to embracing the UN Global Compact and the Ten Principles as part of our strategy, culture and day-to-day operations.
To see Huntsman Corporation’s UNGC listing and read Peter Huntsman’s letter to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, click here: http://unglobalcompact.org/participant/14940.