Each of our locations, businesses and functions is expected to effectively engage its stakeholders, whom we identify as those entities that can affect or be affected by our actions, objectives and policies. This engagement is conducted on an ongoing basis, and the following provides a snapshot of how we establish and maintain productive relationships with our key stakeholder groups.
2017 Stakeholder Issues
Our locations actively engaged with their communities in 2017, with no significant issues arising during the year. We did continue to address a number of remediation issues that carried over from prior years, and details on each can be found in our 2017 Annual Report & Form 10K.
We actively work with the following industry associations by maintaining board and other leadership positions:
In addition, we are an active participant in the RESPONSIBLE CARE® and COATINGS CARE® initiatives.