Society & community engagement
H.C. Starck plays an active role in society. Its focus is on having a strong local presence in the regions where its plants are located, and on development and growth in the chemicals sector.
This includes supporting young people in their academic and professional careers, contributing towards the dialog between science, business, and the community, and being active in professional networks.
There are numerous examples of H.C. Starck‘s community and social involvement. For example, the company supports a range of scientific programs, and young scientists at universities, and also holds presentations at conferences worldwide. Company tours, school visits to give students a taste of what is involved in various occupations, partnerships, offers of work placements and diploma theses, and presentations at schools and universities are all designed to help young people get a clearer idea about their future professional goals.
H.C. Starck’s employees worldwide also participate in a multitude of diverse social activities, such as planting a mangrove forest in Thailand, that illustrate their commitment to helping the community as a whole.