To achieve and sustain a product stewardship culture in all businesses through the application of common principles
To deliver added value through the full integration of product stewardship into business management processes
To build sustainable partnerships with our stakeholders for mutual benefit
Huntsman wants to be recognized as a highly responsible chemical company with a record of successful product stewardship performance that's clear for all to see. Product stewardship is a key activity for Huntsman. The Product Stewardship standard defines the requirements with which all businesses must comply.
A product stewardship cross-business functional team is:
maintaining a global common product stewardship awareness package with examples from each business
reviewing current situations within the businesses and defining plans with priorities on when and how to use the global common package
developing and maintaining company standard statements on product stewardship matters as necessary
developing synergies and facilitating the formation and working of business product steward networks
Huntsman's 20:20 Vision for Environmental, Health and Safety
A strategic focus of Huntsman's 20:20 Vision, product stewardship applies throughout the product life cycle, from design and development to recycling, reuse and disposal.
The Product Life Cycle
Looking at each stage of the product life cycle, in turn, the importance of product stewardship becomes even clearer.