WALLINGFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Amphenol Corporation (NYSE: APH) today released its 2019 Sustainability Report highlighting the progress the company has made over the past three years in the areas of resource efficiency, product impact, supply chain, employee engagement and governance.
“The world is currently facing a unique crisis as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, with individuals, companies and countries experiencing unprecedented levels of uncertainty,” said Amphenol President and Chief Executive Officer, R. Adam Norwitt. “While the pandemic has put pressure on global supply chains it has truly demonstrated how interconnected we all are and how important each individual community is to the health and prosperity of the total global economy.”
“At Amphenol, we remain committed to driving improved, sustainable performance for our business despite these challenges. During 2019, we made further progress on our sustainability efforts by reducing our global emissions, enhancing our water optimization, improving our recycling efforts, supporting our employees’ health and safety, ratifying a global human rights policy and taking substantial steps to hold our suppliers to a higher ethical standard. We have also prioritized our material sustainability topics over the past year and set goals around them to drive positive impact where it matters most. These new goals have been aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) to ensure that our actions and progress contribute to the greater global good. I am pleased to share these and many of our other initiatives in the 2019 Sustainability Report, and I look forward to sharing our progress in the future.”
The 2019 Sustainability Report is available for download on Amphenol’s website at www.amphenol.com/sustainability.
About Amphenol Corporation
Amphenol Corporation is one of the world’s largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, interconnect systems, antennas, sensors and sensor-based products and coaxial and high-speed specialty cable. Amphenol designs, manufactures and assembles its products at facilities in the Americas, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa and sells its products through its own global sales force, independent representatives and a global network of electronics distributors. Amphenol has a diversified presence as a leader in high-growth areas of the interconnect market including: Automotive, Broadband Communications, Commercial Aerospace, Industrial, Information Technology and Data Communications, Military, Mobile Devices and Mobile Networks.