Engaging Stakeholders

Praxair Sustainable Development: Engaging Stakeholders

Collaborating for better results

We’ve identified and selected key sustainable development stakeholders to help us maintain a process of defining the content and quality of our sustainable development activity and reporting, including what external issues should be given priority, current and future challenges for our sector, regulations and internal issues. See the table below for more information on how we address stakeholder requests and explore the panels for more information on each group.

Structure, Reference Documents:

Responding to Stakeholders Stakeholder Group Praxair Response & Related Information
  • Provide one report with all relevant information
  • Use GRI as architecture
Business students & SRI analysts Our sustainable development report is structured around GRI 3.1

Climate Change & GHG:

Responding to Stakeholders Stakeholder Group Praxair Response & Related Information
CDP requests a response to the CDP Investor questionnaire CDP investors & SRI investors In 2009, Praxair was the first company to place its CDP report on its website as its climate change report. This has since become common practice. Operational and customer GHG goals and targets created.
Some of our customers ask us to respond to the CDP Supply Chain questionnaire (CDPSC) CDP supply chain customers Praxair responds to all CDPSC requests. In Brazil, one of these customers invited us to present at their supplier conference, as an example of best practice.

Assurance of Human Rights & Sourcing Conflict-Free Materials:

Requests from customers asking that we adhere to the Electronics Industry Code of Conduct (EICC) and commit to source conflict-free materials Electronics customers and the SRI community
  • Commitment to source non-conflict materials
  • Second year of training material produced
  • 100% of sourcing managers, audit team and security team trained in our Supplier Expectations and Human Rights Policy
  • Management briefing produced

Customers  -

Shareholders, Investors & Analysts -

Employees -

Government -

Communities -