Chemicals management

With our longstanding belief in the precautionary principle, eliminating and minimizing the use of hazardous substances in our products and production processes has been one of our priorities since the start of our environmental activities more than three decades ago. It’s also an important part of our EcoDesign process.

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REACH deals with the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemical substances, and entered into force on June 1, 2007.


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Health and Safety


We care for our people. Each employee, contractor and visitor has the right to a safe working environment.


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Philips recognizes the importance of healthy ecosystems and rich biodiversity for our company, our employees, and society as a whole.


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