Huntsman Corporation Publishes 2011 Sustainability Report
Innovative Solutions for Society
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 5, 2012
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:
HUN) announces the publication of its 2011 sustainability report, titled
Innovative Solutions for Society.
The report is viewable on the Huntsman sutainability web site and can be
downloaded in .pdf format. Printed copies also are available upon request
"In our second sustainability report, we share how, through science and
innovation, Huntsman is enabling our customers to meet the changing and
developing needs of society," said Ron W. Gerrard, Corporate Sustainability
Officer. "We are reporting on nine key metrics from the Global Reporting
Initiative (GRI) Sustainability Reporting Guidelines. As we continue to build
our sustainability program and gain a better understanding of the key
measurements important to our stakeholders, we expect to expand our metrics in
Huntsman's sustainability report generally conforms to GRI 3.1 guidelines.
Innovative Solutions for Society also includes Huntsman's first Communication
on Progress to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), to which the company
pledged its commitment in 2011.
Huntsman is a global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated chemicals.
Our operating companies manufacture products for a variety of global
industries, including chemicals, plastics, automotive, aviation, textiles,
footwear, paints and coatings, construction, technology, agriculture, health
care, detergent, personal care, furniture, appliances and packaging.
Originally known for pioneering innovations in packaging and, later, for rapid
and integrated growth in petrochemicals, Huntsman has approximately 12,000
employees and operates from multiple locations worldwide. The company had 2011
revenues of over $11 billion. For more information about Huntsman, please
visit the company's website at www.huntsman.com.
Statements in this release that are not historical are forward-looking
statements. These statements are based on management's current beliefs and
expectations. The forward-looking statements in this release are subject to
uncertainty and changes in circumstances and involve risks and uncertainties
that may affect the company's operations, markets, products, services, prices
and other factors as discussed in the Huntsman companies' filings with the
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Significant risks and uncertainties
may relate to, but are not limited to, financial, economic, competitive,
environmental, political, legal, regulatory and technological factors. The
company assumes no obligation to provide revisions to any forward-looking
statements should circumstances change, except as otherwise required by
SOURCE Huntsman Corporation
Contact: Anne M. Knisely, APR, +1-281-719-4072
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