Charitable projects inspired by World Cleanup Day
HOUSTON, September 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) volunteers around the world participated in Aug.nd annual Global Care Day, a company-wide service day for employees and their families. on September 18Also on World Cleaning Day, LyondellBasell volunteers helped improve floodplain management and water quality, clean up plastic and trash, plant trees and gardens, and educate school children about sustainability.
âAt LyondellBasell, it is important to us to give something back to the communities in which we live and work. Because of this, our volunteers have used Global Care Day for the past two decades to make a significant positive impact, âsaid Michael McMurray, LyondellBasell Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. âThis year’s projects are inspired by World Cleanup Day with a focus on sustainability and complement the goals and initiatives of our company to promote sustainable solutions, protect the environment and make the world a better place for future generations. “
Some of the charitable projects for LyondellBasell Global Care Day included:
Contribution to the improvement of the floodplain management and the water quality in the main and secondary canals of MÃ¼hlbach in Greater Cincinnati as part of the Mill Creek Cleanup.
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Cooperation with the City of Lake Charles Replant trees along a trail that were damaged or removed during Hurricanes Laura and Delta in 2020.
Cleaning up plastic waste with the Swachh Pune-Swachh Bharat group around the Mula-Mutha River, which accumulated after the monsoons in July.
Participated in a community clean-up of Yangcheng Lake Park and educated children who helped in the effort on how to classify rubbish.
Since 2018, LyondellBasell employees have spent more than 43,000 hours enriching their communities during Global Care Day. LyondellBasell employees Denise de Hekat the Moerdijk site in. is working the Netherlands, has participated in Global Care Day community projects for more than five years, and says she feels empowered to do good in her community because the company makes giving a priority.
âI’ve put in lots of volunteer hours to make a difference in my community and that makes me proud,â said de Hek. “The fact that I have done volunteer work and spent most of my time with colleagues speaks to our company’s commitment to creating strong communities in which employees live and work.”
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LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals, and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the world, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are used to solve modern challenges such as improving food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of the water supply through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving safety and comfort Critical are and fuel efficiency of many cars and trucks on the road and ensuring the safe and effective functionality of electronics and devices. LyondellBasell sells products in more than 100 countries and is the world’s largest manufacturer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2021 LyondellBasell was named one of FORTUNE Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” for the fourth time in a row. You can find more information about LyondellBasell at www.lyondellbasell.com.
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