22 manufacturing teams and 12 R&D teams attained zero injuries,
spills and process-safety incidents
Trinseo (NYSE: TSE) a specialty material solutions provider, today recognized employees globally for outstanding environmental, health and safety (EH&S) performance for 2022 – placing Trinseo’s safety performance in the top tier of companies in the chemical industry.
“Although many parts of the world have returned to a state of normalcy post COVID, some locations still faced these challenges,” said Trinseo Global EH&S Director Jos van den Brink. “And just like many companies, there were macroeconomic and supply chain pressures that needed to be navigated, yet our team’s commitment to safety remained. Congratulations to all our recipients.”
Twenty-two Trinseo manufacturing teams and 12 R&D groups encompassing 2,080 individual recipients earned the prestigious “Triple Zero Award” in 2022, recognizing that their work groups had zero recordable injuries (including employees and contractors), zero reportable spills and zero process-safety incidents. Globally, 74 percent of eligible teams received Triple Zero recognition.
Trinseo believes in continuously improving EH&S performance with the goal to achieve zero injuries, spills, and process-safety incidents in all its facilities every year. EH&S and Responsible Care® are core values and strategic priorities for Trinseo. The Triple Zero Award program recognizes and appreciates the effort and discipline of manufacturing plant and lab teams that achieve incident-free operation over the calendar year.
Trinseo conducted several programs aimed at improving safe work culture in 2022, including EH&S IQ and Knowledge Focus, Pre-Task Analysis Program Enhancement, strengthening near-miss reporting, Top 10 Program(s) on Risk, and a sustained focus on improving safety awareness and behaviors through targeted efforts.
2022 Triple Zero Award Recipients:
Plastics and Feedstocks
- Plastics R&D and TS&D
- Tessenderlo PS, Belgium
- Zhangjiagang ABS, China
- Schkopau PS, Germany
- Tsing Yi PS, Hong Kong
- Merak PS, Indonesia
- Terneuzen C&B / Hoek, The Netherlands
- Terneuzen Styrene, The Netherlands
- Boehlen Styrene, Germany
- Stade PC, Germany
- Binders R&D and TS&D
- Zhangjiagang Binders, China
- Merak Binders, Indonesia
- Ulsan Binders, South Korea
- Engineered Materials R&D and TS&D
- Bronderslev, Denmark
- Porto Marghera, Italy
- Rho, Italy
- Matamoros, Mexico
- Hsinchu C&B, Taiwan
- Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA
- Belen, New Mexico, USA
- Louisville, Kentucky, USA
- Midland, Michigan, USA, Rail Operations
- Rheinmunster, Germany, Site Services
Trinseo (NYSE: TSE), a specialty material solutions provider, partners with companies to bring ideas to life in an imaginative, smart, and sustainability-focused manner by combining its premier expertise, forward-looking innovations and best-in-class materials to unlock value for companies and consumers.
From design to manufacturing, Trinseo taps into decades of experience in diverse material solutions to address customers’ unique challenges in a wide range of industries, including consumer goods, mobility, building and construction, and medical.
Trinseo’s approximately 3,400 employees bring endless creativity to reimagining the possibilities with clients all over the world from the company’s locations in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. Trinseo reported net sales of approximately $4.8 billion in 2021. Discover more by visiting www.trinseo.com and connecting with Trinseo on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and WeChat.