As a production company, Vallourec aspires to take account of the effects of its actions on humans and the environment and to prevent negative consequences. In addition, Vallourec undertakes to treat its employees and business partners fairly and to create a working environment founded on a culture of clearly formulated values. The principles of this are anchored in a code of ethics that serves as a guide for employees worldwide.
Vallourec sets itself measurable targets in the sustainability sector. Among other things, it aims to reduce energy consumption per ton produced to 945 kilowatt-hours and further improve safety at its production sites. The company documents the progress made in its annual Sustainability Report.
Vallourec Germany has a big hand in the achievement of the Group's goals and accepts social, ecological and economic responsibility.
Vallourec is a member of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) and is thus committed to aligning its business activities to ten universally acknowledged principles. These include among other things guidelines on human rights, work standards, environmental protection and the fight against corruption.