DuPont Hong Kong Named “Ten Years Plus Caring Company”

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(Hong Kong, Feb 28, 2014) DuPont Hong Kong today receives the “10 Years Plus Caring Company Logo” from the Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS), in recognition of its commitment to corporate social responsibility. DuPont has been awarded the Caring Company Logo every year since the Caring Company Scheme was launched in 2002.

DuPont is recognized for its continued commitment to caring for the well-being of the community, its employees and the environment for over 10 consecutive years. The latest award is nominated by Hong Kong Physically Handicapped and Able-Bodied (HK PHAB) Association.

DuPont Hong Kong has been conducting community projects and volunteer services to help support vulnerable groups. Community activities implemented in 2013 include:

    •   Caring Program for Elderly Living in Remote Area
    •   Environmental Conservation
    •   Charitable Donation

“DuPont is honored to receive the 10 Years Plus Caring Company Logo from the HKCSS. As a global market-driven science company with over 200 years of history, DuPont has been working with customers, governments, NGOs and thought leaders to discover solutions to today’s toughest challenges.   This recognition will strengthen our determination to leverage our global scientific expertise to enhance the vitality of the local community,” said Aldik Mo, president for DuPont Hong Kong.

Launched by the HKCSS in 2002, the Caring Company Scheme aims to foster strategic partnerships between the business and social services sectors to promote good corporate citizenship and create a more inclusive society. The Scheme also helps corporations and social services organization to know and understand one another at a much deeper level. This will create more room for working together to develop cross-sector community projects that focus on the needs of the community.

DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders, we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit www.dupont.com.

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