Disclosures & Certifications

Disclosures & Certifications

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EcoVadis Certification

Ecovyst’s ongoing commitment to the environment, labor and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement has resulted in a Platinum Sustainability Rating for 2024 from the prestigious EcoVadis ratings agency.

Ecovyst’s 2024 rating (up from our Gold Sustainability Rating in 2023) places us in the top one percent of companies EcoVadis rated over the prior twelve-month period. This prestigious rating recognizes the Company’s continuing progress in incorporating the principles of sustainability and corporate social responsibility into our business practices and management systems.

Since its founding in 2007, EcoVadis has grown to become the world’s largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, creating a global network of more than 130,000+ rated companies. The EcoVadis sustainability assessment methodology evaluates how well a company has integrated the principles of Sustainability/Corporate Social Responsibility into its business and management systems. The methodology is built on international sustainability standards, including the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations Global Compact, and ISO 26000. The Sustainability Scorecard is focused on performance across 21 indicators in four themes: Environment, Labor and Human Rights, Ethics and Sustainable Procurement. Here is Ecovyst’s 2024 EcoVadis scorecard:

Learn more about the Ecovadis assessment process.

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Index

Since 1997, GRI has been involved in helping communities thrive by establishing environmental reporting standards for companies worldwide.

Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Disclosure

SASB, founded in 2011, establishes industry-specific disclosure standards across environmental, social, and governance topics facilitating engagement opportunities between companies and investors about financially-material, decision-useful information.

AET Verification Letter 2022

Ecovyst engaged AET Group Inc. (AET) to conduct an independent third-party verification with a limited level of assurance on Ecovyst’s sustainability performance data according to the requirements of the WBSCD/WRI Greenhouse Gas Protocol Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard for the calendar year 2022.

AET provides unbiased, third-party audits and verification to critical data on compliance and sustainability. Read more on AET’s verification process.

iCompli Verification Letter 2021

We partnered with iCompli Sustainability, a division of BPA Worldwide, Inc., to independently verify our environmental data and provide assurance for 2021. iCompli analyzed Ecovyst’s data for greenhouse gas emissions, energy consumption, waste management, and water consumption.

iCompli Sustainability provides unbiased, third-party audits and verification to critical data on compliance and sustainability. Read more on iCompli’s verification process.

Business and Site-Specific Certifications

Our sites have attained both business level and site-specific certifications, such as ISO9001 and RC14001® and ISO14001.

Our corporate-level RC14001 certification applies to our US operations, and our EU locations maintain site-specific ISO 14001 certificates. Other site-level certifications are strategically obtained based upon the products manufactured and the industries we serve and may include Halal, Kosher, and cGMP certifications or alignment. Please use the following links to access site-level Certificates.

Site-Specific ISO 9001, RC 14001® and ISO 14001 Certifications

ACC Certificates of Excellence

The American Chemistry Council (ACC), through Responsible Care®, awarded eight (8) of our U.S.-based Ecovyst plants with Certificates of Excellence and one (1) of our U.S.-based Ecovyst plants with a Certificate of Achievement, for 2023 safety performance.

The Certificates of Excellence are awarded for U.S. employee and contractor safety performance (i.e., zero deaths, zero days away from work cases, and zero job transfer or restricted duty cases) for the entire year. The Certificates of Achievement are awarded for U.S. employee safety performance (i.e., zero deaths and zero days away from work cases) for the entire year.

Our commitment to the prevention of occupational injuries and illnesses is reflected in these prestigious honors.

Futurepast: Inc.’s 2024 Independent Verification Opinion

We engaged Futurepast: Inc. to conduct a third-party verification with a reasonable level of assurance on our 2023 sustainability performance data for Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions, water withdrawal, and mass of hazardous and nonhazardous waste generated, according to the requirements of the WBSCD/WRI Greenhouse Gas Protocol Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard.