As a global influencer and industry leader, we have the ability to create a positive impact for our associates, customers, suppliers and communities. We strive to meet their needs, without compromising the ability to meet the future needs of our company. By providing sustainable product and service solutions, information and reporting, we are able to support our customers in achieving their sustainability goals, targets and initiatives.

Our approach to sustainability meets the three primary goals defined by the UN World Commission on Environment and Development:

  • Environmental Protection (Planet)
    Minimizing the use of resources, preventing pollution and protecting ecosystem health.
  • Social Impact (People)
    Focusing on associate health, safety, wellness, development and training, as well as community engagement in the areas where we work and live.
  • Economic Growth (Performance)
    Driving growth of the company through innovative projects and continual improvement.

Avantor Sustainability Charter - guidance for Avantor suppliers

Avantor® is a leading global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the life sciences and advanced technologies & applied materials industries. The company operates in more than 30 countries and delivers an extensive portfolio of products and services. As our channel brand, VWR offers an integrated, seamless purchasing experience that is optimized for the way our customers do business. We set science in motion to create a better world. For information visit, and find us on Linkedin, Twitter and Facebook.