Shin-Etsu Silicones of America, Inc. is committed to maintaining and exceeding regulatory compliance, protecting the environment, and reducing our environmental footprint.
In order to become a leader in the silicone industry we serve, we will show respect and integrity towards environmental concerns and conduct activities in a responsible manner to protect the environment by focusing on and minimizing impacts and risks to the environment from our operations.
Silicone chemistry is pinnacle to worldwide transitions toward net neutrality, decarbonization goals and environmentally conscious (green) building. Studies have found that silicones contribute to lower carbon emissions by:
- Contributing to increased energy efficiency
- Reducing primary energy demand
- Avoiding the need for fossil and non-renewable energy sources