Our Sustainability Targets
We work continuously to further reduce emissions from our production. On our journey toward climate neutrality, we have set ourselves ambitious goals and are striving to contribute and align with our parents' companies to achieve net zero CO2 emissions by 2050.
We aim to move toward a more Circular Economy andcontribute by further optimizing our operations and explore on the use of recycled and renewable feedstock and offering resource-efficient products which support our customers’ circularity journeys.
Societal engagement is crucial and create impact to local community for a sustainable society. At BASF PETRONAS Chemicals, wecreate positive social impact through key pillars of Environment, Safety & Health and People & Education.
By 2030, we want to establish sustainable water management at our KuantanVerbundSite and we have identified different measures of water conservation and water recycling at sitein orderto achieve this target.
We source responsibly by extending sustainability evaluations and improve sustainability performance through the Together For Sustainability Initiative.
Sustainability is a marathon, a journey with our stakeholders together. At BASF PETRONAS Chemicals, we believe “Chemistry Drives Sustainability”.
Our Sustainability Activities
Focus initiatives on Environment, Health & Safety, People and Education Social Impact Areas in line with UNSDG
Environment, Health & Safety
Our signature programme of mangrove planting and preservation, ensure beaches and wildlife are protected!
Part of our voluntary initiative of Responsible Care commitment to drive continuous improvement in safety and health to improve quality of life.
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals is selected as the venue for the launch of OSH Week 2022 Event by Department of Safety and Health (DOSH) Pahang. The event is officiated by DOSH Pahang Acting Director, among other activity during the event include, sketch presentation on Working at Height and Safety Recognition, the session was attended by our employees and contractor personnel at site.
Activity Partner/OutcomeDepartment of Safety and Health (DOSH) Pahang
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals organised the annual Global Safety Days with variousinteractive activities and sharing on HSE related topics. The finale event is wrapped up with the Journey To EHS Excellence Exhibition during the anniversary celebration with external stakeholders where we showcase our best practices, latest innovation, technology and recognition of best safety award to our partners.
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals participated as keynote speaker in sharing insights on Sustainability journey covering the topic of EHS alongside with our parent company BASF &PCG.
Activity Partner/Outcome: Malaysian Petrochemicals Association
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals organised and hosted the physical & virtual fun run event alongside with BASF Malaysia and BASF Asia Pacific Services Centre at Pantai Sepat,Kuantan. The eco concept introduced our sustainability cause as a company which include plogging activities and other environmental related mini games and awareness programme.
Activity Partner/Outcome: AlamFlora Sdn Bhd; BASF Malaysia and BASF Asia Pacific Services Centre
Collection Campaign: Oct 11 - 21 • Celebration Event: Oct 22, 2022
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals as the proud strategic partner and successfully conducted an e-Waste collection campaign for National Environment Day celebration held in Kuantan, Pahang.
Activity Partner/Outcome: Department of Environment Malaysia
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals Occupational Health and Hygiene Department organized a voluntary Blood Donation Campaign site wide with the collaboration of local general hospital.
Activity Partner/Outcome: Hospital TengkuAmpuanAfzan (HTAA), Kuantan
People and Education
Our collaboration with partners to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all!
The Pitch It Right 2.0 Competitionorganisedby The Institution of Chemical Engineers University of Nottingham Student Chapter (UNM IChemE) supported by BASF PETRONAS Chemicals. The event was held virtually with nine (9) competing groups consists of students from local universities and the panel judges and supporting team frombASFPETRONAS Chemicals. This year's edition of Pitch It Right 2.0 competition theme on Water Sustainability gives undergraduate students specifically engineering disciplines, the opportunity to compete and demonstrate their innovative proposal and novel approaches to address industry common challenges associated with the competition theme.
Activity Partner/Outcome: University of Nottingham Student Chapter (UNM IChemE)
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals is proud to ink allegiance in bridging education and environmental awareness with Green Growth Asia Foundation (GGAF). Both partners will work together to facilitate sustainability efforts in the areas where BPC operates through Eco-SchoolsProgramme(ESP). This partnership is fundamental to“Education for Sustainable Development”, one of the catalysts underlying all the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which is championed by the Government of Malaysia.
Activity Partner/Outcome: Green Growth Asia Foundation (GGAF)
BASF PETRONAS Chemicals donated recycle bins and conducted the plastic recycling campaign among 7 schools around Kuantan area; collected more than 300kgs of plastic waste with the participation of local school students and teachers.This campaign also include the “Speak Up! Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM)” webinar co-organized with local university students body in educating them on the topic of STEM and awareness concept of eliminate, innovate and circulate use of plastic waste
Activity Partner/Outcome: Kuantan District Education Office; AISEC Malaysia