Fireproofing Our Business Continuity Plan in Spain

Validating our Business Continuity Plans (BCP) is critical to our resilience development process. In preparation for the upcoming Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) audits, the Europe & Africa region has been challenging its BCP to ensure readiness. A crisis scenario drill was held on March 27, 2015 at our Spanish facility in Santander. The desktop [...]

Our Code of Ethics

Since its integration in 2011, Birla Carbon has developed a Code of Global Ethics and Compliance Standards (Code of Ethics) to ensure that all of our workforce has a shared set of policies to guide their daily actions and reaffirm our commitment to the highest level of ethical and legal conduct. In consultation with legal [...]

Self-Defense in Europe

In December 2014, self-defense courses conducted by local police departments were offered to female employees at our locations in Santander, Spain and Hanover, Germany. Topics included proper techniques for falls, protective actions and striking an attacker. Twelve women participated in the four-hour course, and the overall response was very positive. “It was a good opportunity [...]

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