Read case studies to find out about the Sustainability efforts that took place at Johnson Matthey sites around the world in 2012/13

Operations, Waste Reduction and Schools Collaboration - A Hat Trick of Successes at Clitheroe

Operations, Waste Reduction and Schools Collaboration - A Hat Trick of Successes at Clitheroe

The Clitheroe site in the UK has been pushing hard on several fronts to meet our targets for the Sustainability 2017 Vision...

Operations, Waste Reduction and Schools Collaboration - A Hat Trick of Successes at Clitheroe
Johnson Matthey Germiston – A Caring Member of the Community

Johnson Matthey Germiston – A Caring Member of the Community

Johnson Matthey’s Emission Control Technologies facility in Germiston, South Africa continues its involvement in local activities to help the young and the disadvantaged...

Johnson Matthey Germiston – A Caring Member of the Community
Community Engagement Bringing Benefit in India

Community Engagement Bringing Benefit in India

Panki site supports the education of deaf children, women and the poor who are in need of medicines...

Community Engagement Bringing Benefit in India
Reducing the Use of Critical Raw Materials

Reducing the Use of Critical Raw Materials

How our site in Tennesse is helping to realise the Sustainability 2017 Vision through its reduction in the consumption of water and raw materials...

Reducing the Use of Critical Raw Materials
Employee Volunteering: Two Days at the Essex International Jamboree

Employee Volunteering: Two Days at the Essex International Jamboree

As part of our volunteering scheme George Faram, Group IT Support Technician in our London office, gave his time to help out at a local scouting event...

Employee Volunteering: Two Days at the Essex International Jamboree
Teacher Zone @ Lates

Teacher Zone @ Lates

A company like Johnson Matthey needs to ensure that its workforce remains sustainable, with a new generation of scientists being educated to take on the roles that keep the speciality chemicals industry vibrant...

Teacher Zone @ Lates
Fostering an Entrepreneurial Attitude with Young Enterprise

Fostering an Entrepreneurial Attitude with Young Enterprise

In a time of high youth unemployment school leavers need to know how to present themselves persuasively to prospective employers in the job market. Too often, they let themselves down through lack of interview technique, the wrong body language and an inability to muster their strengths in front of an interviewer...

Fostering an Entrepreneurial Attitude with Young Enterprise
Helping the Deaf to Hear

Helping the Deaf to Hear

Imagine a child, deaf from birth, who hears their mother’s voice for the first time; or an elderly person who, with age, has become profoundly deaf, regaining their hearing and the ability to communicate. This is what cochlear implants can do...

Helping the Deaf to Hear
Movember Charity Event Generates Cash and Good Will

Movember Charity Event Generates Cash and Good Will

Moustaches and Mo Bros raise vital funds for men’s health charity...

Movember Charity Event Generates Cash and Good Will
Measuring the Health Benefits of our Products

Measuring the Health Benefits of our Products

How can we measure the health benefits of our products to help us ensure that the next generation of products is even more effective and sustainable...

Measuring the Health Benefits of our Products
What Applied Science is all About

What Applied Science is all About

Johnson Matthey encourages young people to understand the world of manufacturing at the Make it in Great Britain exhibit in London’s Science Museum...

What Applied Science is all About
RC 14001 Certification for West Deptford Facility – A First in Johnson Matthey

RC 14001 Certification for West Deptford Facility – A First in Johnson Matthey

One of our facilities at our site in West Deptford, USA, has achieved a Responsible Care industry standard that assures all the elements of a management system for health, safety, the environment and security...

RC 14001 Certification for West Deptford Facility – A First in Johnson Matthey
Generating Genius - A Programme to Help Talented Children

Generating Genius - A Programme to Help Talented Children

Johnson Matthey and Generating Genius give students an insight into university and industry level chemistry

Generating Genius - A Programme to Help Talented Children
Powering the Electric Car of the Future

Powering the Electric Car of the Future

Electric vehicles are quiet, energy efficient and non-polluting at the point of use. The electricity to power them can be produced from a variety of fuels, some of them low carbon – and one way of storing the energy is in the form of batteries...

Powering the Electric Car of the Future
Transparent Corporate Reporting Wins Awards

Transparent Corporate Reporting Wins Awards

In November 2012, Johnson Matthey took two awards in the annual ICSA Awards...

Transparent Corporate Reporting Wins Awards
A Culture of Giving

A Culture of Giving

Find out about our long tradition of charitable giving and how our new community policy supports employees who are raising vital funds for charity...

A Culture of Giving
Waste Reduction with Ingenuity

Waste Reduction with Ingenuity

One of Johnson Matthey’s six sustainability targets is to achieve zero waste to landfill by 2017. The task is devolved to the individual sites around the world, who are coming up with ingenious and entrepreneurial ways of finding new uses for waste materials that once ended up in landfill...

Waste Reduction with Ingenuity
Energy Efficiency at Germiston, South Africa

Energy Efficiency at Germiston, South Africa

In 2012 Johnson Matthey’s Germiston site signed up to the Industrial Energy Efficiency Project to help tackle the energy shortage in South Africa...

Energy Efficiency at Germiston, South Africa
Street Play Promoting Safety Message in Manesar

Street Play Promoting Safety Message in Manesar

Do you think safety does not affect you? Or are you too laid back to want to engage with health and safety?

Street Play Promoting Safety Message in Manesar
Improving Health and Safety in Macedonia

Improving Health and Safety in Macedonia

The incidence of work related injuries and fatalities in Macedonia are extremely high. The rate of work related deaths in the country is around ten to 15 times higher than in the UK and there is severe underreporting of occupational illness...

Improving Health and Safety in Macedonia
Health and Safety Training at Local School in Kanpur

Health and Safety Training at Local School in Kanpur

The Jyoti Badhir School for the Hearing Impaired, on the outskirts of Kanpur, India, welcomed a visit from Johnson Matthey’s employees in December 2012 to learn about improving health and safety practices...

Health and Safety Training at Local School in Kanpur
Apprenticeship Programme at Redwitz Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Apprenticeship Programme at Redwitz Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Johnson Matthey’s site at Redwitz in Germany, which makes emission control catalysts, has been training apprentices for 60 years...

Apprenticeship Programme at Redwitz Celebrates 60th Anniversary
Germiston – A Site with a Community Spirit

Germiston – A Site with a Community Spirit

The Germiston site in South Africa has built up a powerful tradition of social responsibility, towards both employees and the wider community...

Germiston – A Site with a Community Spirit
Teamwork Gains Recognition from Daimler

Teamwork Gains Recognition from Daimler

In March 2013, Johnson Matthey was among 16 suppliers recognised by Daimler for their contribution to the Daimler business...

Teamwork Gains Recognition from Daimler
Revolution in Digital Corporate Communications

Revolution in Digital Corporate Communications

A revolutionary redesign of the website in 2012 changed the digital face of the company...

Revolution in Digital Corporate Communications
Going Group Wide With Better Ergonomic Practices

Going Group Wide With Better Ergonomic Practices

It can take a single forceful movement to trigger a back complaint, so Johnson Matthey has been developing better group wide ergonomic practices...

Going Group Wide With Better Ergonomic Practices
Active Breaks Preventing Bad Backs at Redwitz

Active Breaks Preventing Bad Backs at Redwitz

Ensuring the health and wellbeing of our workforce is an integral part of Johnson Matthey’s Sustainability 2017 Vision and at our Redwitz facility active breaks are contributing to this...

Active Breaks Preventing Bad Backs at Redwitz
Take a Flight of Stairs for our Health

Take a Flight of Stairs for our Health

The art of a successful health and wellness programme is to make it informative and fun...

Take a Flight of Stairs for our Health
Safety Month at Devens

Safety Month at Devens

Johnson Matthey’s facility at Devens, near Boston, ran an entire safety month to strengthen the site’s safety culture...

Safety Month at Devens
Sharing knowledge at Johnson Matthey with myJM

Sharing knowledge at Johnson Matthey with myJM

Johnson Matthey’s new intranet myJM promotes collaboration and innovation...

Sharing knowledge at Johnson Matthey with myJM
Improving Education in Sub Saharan South Africa

Improving Education in Sub Saharan South Africa

For the past three years, Johnson Matthey has been supporting Book Aid International...

Improving Education in Sub Saharan South Africa
Education Liaison at Alfa Aesar, Massachussets

Education Liaison at Alfa Aesar, Massachussets

Alfa Aesar prepare Massachussets students for the world of work...

Education Liaison at Alfa Aesar, Massachussets