We rely on trustworthy supplier relationships. The Siemens Energy “Code of Conduct for Siemens Energy Suppliers and Third Party Intermediaries” is based on company-wide, mandatory requirements and processes to ensure the effective establishment of the specified environmental, compliance and labor standards across all countries of operations.
Siemens Energy wants to be perceived as an integral part of the national society and economy in all countries. Due to the huge diversity of conditions in which we purchase goods and services, this maxim of Siemens Energy business policy was considered in the principles of our Code of Conduct. It is based on – among others – the UN Global Compact and the principles of the International Labor Organization but also reflects the Siemens Energy “Business Conduct Guidelines”, which establish fundamental principles of sustainability and apply to the entire company.
The Code of Conduct requires all Siemens Energy partners to ensure respect of all internationally proclaimed human rights by avoiding causation of and complicity in any human rights violations.
Siemens Energy environmental protection policy is based on global standards for environmental management. Where our products are concerned, we take a holistic approach to environmental protection, ensuring that all products are environmentally compatible during the whole product life cycle, from development through manufacturing and use, to reuse, recycling or disposal. We also expect you, our partners, to make every effort to protect the environment, and to keep the impact your activities have on it as low as possible. Among other things, we expect your environmental management policy to include the efficient use of energy and other resources.