Sustainable procurement and expectations for suppliers

Enforcing standards for suppliers

BD strongly believes that modern social and environmental challenges the world faces are opportunities to make a difference while strengthening our company. The BD sustainability strategy has evolved to incorporate our role in addressing the wide range of challenges facing our industry, society and planet.

BD remains focused on creating shared value; more specifically, addressing unmet societal needs through business models and initiatives that also contribute to the commercial success of BD.

Expectations for Suppliers document

The BD Expectations for Suppliers document outlines specific standards for suppliers regarding social responsibility, environmental stewardship, ethical practices and governance. BD expects all suppliers to thoroughly review this document and act within its guidelines.

BD also encourages suppliers to work with us to improve and advance programs that support the expectations outlined and the BD 2020 Sustainability Goals.

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