ESG at Merck

ESG at Merck

For more than a century, Merck has been inventing medicines and vaccines for the world’s most challenging diseases. And today we’re continuing to invent new approaches that save and improve lives so that people can positively contribute to a healthier and more hopeful world.

Our environmental, social and governance (ESG) approach is aligned with the company’s focus on invention, and underscores our commitment to overcoming the greatest obstacles to health and wellbeing, developing and rewarding our employees, protecting the environment, and operating with the highest standards of ethics and transparency.

We support public policies that advance the interests of patients, improve public health and promote access to medicines and innovation.

Visit our website to learn more about our approach to ESG at Merck.

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How Merck Is Prioritizing Supply
From the earliest stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, we knew we had a responsibility to mobilize and innovate to rise to the challenge of this unique moment. This is what we’re doing. View the orginal content and the Merck infographic here...
Jan 7, 2022 8:45 AM ET
Merck Accelerates Climate Goals; Announces Carbon Neutrality in Operations by 2025
April 26, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Merck has announced ambitious goals to achieve carbon neutrality across its operations by 2025 (Scopes 1 & 2 emissions) and a 30% reduction in its value chain emissions by 2030 (Scope 3 emissions).[1] These goals are aligned with science and build on Merck’s long-standing focus on preventing the worst impacts of climate change and supporting...
Apr 26, 2021 10:10 AM ET
Merck Named to FORTUNE's List of World's Most Admired Companies
Merck was named one of the 'World’s Most Admired Companies'​ by Fortune magazine. The publication released its annual list, ranking Merck among its ‘All-Star’ companies — moving up 12 spots on the list from 2020. The company was also ranked the No. 2 most admired company in the pharmaceutical industry....
Feb 2, 2021 4:00 PM ET
Merck Recognized for Workplace Health Achievement by the American Heart Association
The results of the American Heart Association 2020  Workplace Health Achievement Index have been announced and for the third consecutive year, Merck has achieved national Gold level recognition for taking significant steps to build a culture of health in the workplace. Merck is one of 776 organizations that completed the Index...
Nov 4, 2020 4:30 PM ET
Merck Receives Excellence in Health & Well-Being Award
Merck is honored to recognized by the Business Group on Health as a Best Employer: Excellence in Health and Well-being for providing one of the best workforce health and employee well-being programs in the nation. A total of 39 companies received the award for their U.S. workforce initiatives. Merck was one of 18 to receive a platinum designation, the highest level of recognition from...
Oct 15, 2020 1:00 PM ET