Silgan is listed at the stock exchange (NASDAQ) and respects all SOX requirements.
- Implementation of Sarbanes-Oxley procedures in 2007
- SOX compliance of Silgan White Cap Europe, Asia and Latin America achieved at all locations since 2007
SEDEX is a membership organisation for businesses which are committed to continuous improvement of the ethical performance of their supply chains. SEDEX enables its member companies to manage efficiently the ethical and responsible practices of their global supply chains. Through a secure, online database it allows members to store and report information on four key areas:
- Labour Standards
- Health & Safety
- Business Practices
Silgan White Cap is a member of SEDEX and complies with the SEDEX standards in all registered locations: Germany, Poland, Italy, Spain, Philippines and China.
Equal Opportunities / Ethic Standards
- Honestly, integrity and fairness
Silgan recognises the importance of honesty, integrity and fairness in conducting its business.
- Mutual respect
Silgan is committed to creating and maintaining a working environment where there is mutual trust and respect and where everyone has responsibility for the performance and reputation of the Group.
Silgan recognises the dignity of each co-worker, and their right to work free from harassment, abuse or corporal punishment. We will not tolerate discrimination based on race, creed, disability, gender, martial or maternity status, religious or political beliefs, age or sexual orientation.
- Freedom from harassment
Silgan has created a work culture that affords its co-workers the opportunity to work without fear of intimidation, reprisal, or harassment and we will continue to take action to ensure that such a culture is maintained.
Health & Safety
Silgan White Cap is committed to providing a safe and healthy working environment for our employees, contractors and visitors.
As part of our ‘Safety is No Accident’ programme, all Silgan White Cap people, whatever their role, have the primary responsibility of ensuring that the work they undertake, or supervise, is carried out safely and without injury.