Neta Scientific, Inc. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Policy
POLICY BRIEF & PURPOSE
Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) company policy refers to our responsibility toward our environment and global scientific community. In every interaction with our staff, suppliers, and customers, we demonstrate our five core values which serve as the backbone to Neta’s Credo established from our initial beginning, “Exceeding our Customers’ Expectations in Everything We Do!” Our core values are Integrity, Mutual Respect, Flexibility, Corporate Citizenship, and Innovation.
Neta Scientific, Inc. is dedicated to distributing and sourcing high quality products which meet the requirements of our Customers in a manner consistent with Business and Ethical standards. As a distributor of scientific supplies, Neta Scientific, Inc. ensures consistently high standards of storage, delivery, processing and ethical behavior are applied by staff and any related partners.
Specifically, in the business and ethical areas, we will always meet all regulatory and legal requirements. This includes proper hazmat storage and handling, validation of end-user usage, and federal audits.
Whenever possible, we will actively support additional special requirements, such as Sustainability initiatives and LEAN or JIT sourcing, and diversity needs of our Customers.
This policy applies to our company. It may also refer to suppliers and partners.
We want to be a responsible business that meets the highest standards of ethics and professionalism. Our company’s Corporate Social Responsibility falls under two categories: compliance and proactiveness. Compliance refers to our company’s commitment to legality and willingness to observe community values. Proactiveness is every initiative to promote human rights, help communities and protect our natural environment.
Neta Scientific, Inc. will:
● Respect the law.
● Honor its internal policies.
● Ensure that all its business operations are legitimate.
● Keep every partnership and collaboration open and transparent.
Neta Scientific, Inc. will always conduct business with integrity and respect to human rights. We'll promote:
● Safety and fair dealing.
● Respect toward the consumer.
● Anti-bribery and anti-corruption practices.
Examples of Corporate Social Responsibility
Protecting the environment
Our company recognizes the need to protect the natural environment. Keeping our environment clean and unpolluted is a benefit to all. We'll always follow best practices when disposing garbage and using hazardous materials. Stewardship will also play an important role.
Neta Scientific, Inc. will ensure that we:
● Don't risk the health and safety of our employees and community.
● Avoid harming the lives of local and indigenous people.
● Support diversity and inclusion.
Our company is dedicated to protecting human rights. We are a committed equal opportunity employer and will abide by all fair labor practices. We’ll ensure that our activities do not directly or indirectly violate human rights in any country (e.g. forced labor).
Donations and aid
Our company may preserve a budget to make monetary and product donations. These donations will aim to:
● Advance the global scientific community.
● Alleviate those in need.
Neta Scientific, Inc. has a dedicated Employee Engagement Committee committed to organizing and implementing volunteer events throughout the calendar year and annually. Our employees are encouraged to participate in the volunteer events when possible. Neta Scientific, Inc. may also sponsor volunteer events from other organizations.
Preserving the environment
Apart from legal obligations, Neta Scientific, Inc. will proactively contribute to the protection of the environment. Examples of relevant activities include:
● Conserving energy
● Using environmentally-friendly technologies
Supporting the community
Our company may provide support to nonprofit organizations or movements to promote cultural and economic development of global and local communities.
Neta Scientific, Inc. is a proud donor and supporter of Seeding Labs. Seeding Labs is a provider of donated high-quality lab equipment and resources to scientists in developing countries at universities and research institutions, giving them access to the tools and equipment needed to participate in the global science community.
We will actively invest in R&D. We will be open to suggestions and listen carefully to ideas. Our company will try to continuously improve the way it operates.
Our company is committed to the United Nations Global Compact. We'll readily act to promote our identity as a socially aware and responsible business. Management must communicate this policy on all levels. Managers are also responsible for resolving any CSR issues.
Disclaimer: This policy template is meant to provide general guidelines and should be used as a reference. It may not consider all relevant local, state or federal laws and is not a legal document. Neither the author nor Neta Scientific, Inc. will assume any legal liability that may arise from the use of this policy.
● United Nations Global Compact