FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, July 13, 2021
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Calumet Karns City Earns Silver Medal for CSR EcoVadis Assessment
INDIANAPOLIS – Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: CLMT) (the “Partnership” or “Calumet”), a leading independent producer of specialty hydrocarbon products, today announced that its Karns City, Pennsylvania plant has been recognized with a silver medal for its 2021 EcoVadis assessment of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) commitments.
The award places Calumet Karns City in the top 25% of companies evaluated by EcoVadis for sustainability performance. The silver medal marks an improvement for Calumet Karns City, which earned a bronze medal in 2018 The award demonstrates the quality and improvement of the company’s sustainability, business ethics, respect for environment, human rights and purchasing practices.
“EcoVadis is a leading international platform that assesses companies on a wide-range of non-financial management issues as they pertain to their company’s size, location and industry,” said Mark Condon, Vice President of Operations at Calumet. “We’re proud of the progress we’ve made during the past year at our Karns City facility and we continue to strive to improve our sustainability across the entire company.”
Based on international CSR standards including the Global Reporting Initiative, the United Nations Global Compact, and the ISO 26000, covering 190 spend categories and 150 countries, the EcoVadis certification considers four areas: Environment, Labor & Human Rights, Ethics, and Sustainable Procurement.
Calumet’s Karns City facility produces high-quality specialty oils used in a diverse array of applications such as personal care products and pharmaceuticals, including those sold under the Penreco brand name.
About Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P.
Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: CLMT) manufactures, formulates, and markets a diversified slate of specialty branded products to customers in various consumer-facing and industrial markets. Calumet is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana and operates twelve facilities throughout North America.