n South African Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Review - Committed to change : sustainability

Volume 43, Issue 6
  • ISSN : 0257-2028



Management commitment, the first of the eight MPSs, is the key to achieving sustainability. Deidré Penfold, CAIA executive director, says the Responsible Care programme, launched in 1985, is the prevailing ethic that guides the health, safety and environmental performance of the global chemical industry. CAIA considers management's commitment to sustainable development an overarching goal. It also assists in fulfilling the following SDGs: no poverty; zero hunger; good health and well-being; quality education; gender equality; decent work and economic growth; industry, innovation and infrastructure; reduced inequalities; peace, justice and strong institutions; and partnerships for the goals.

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