Sustainability

Chemistry at Work

Solving the future challenges of
the Earth with the power of chemistry

Solar

MicroSi installed solar panels to harness the radiant light from the sun and reduce CO2 emissions annually by approximately 3,873 pounds.

Paperless & Recycling

The employees of Shin-Etsu MicroSi work proactively to recycle all possible recyclable materials.  We have implemented a paperless program for the majority of our operations and no longer print, but store documents electronically.

Water

We understand that water is a precious commodity, especially in the desert where we are located. We have implemented programs to help limit our water consumption, we are saving approximately 105,000 gallons of water annually. 

Diversity and Inclusion Statement

We strive to promote a workplace that is inclusive and values diversity. 

We thrive on differences in our company and in our communities and encourage curiosity in others’ experiences. 

Community Engagement and Outreach

At Shin-Etsu MicroSi we demonstrate our core values not only within the company but within our communities.  Our company actively contributes time and money in support of organizations that make a positive difference in the lives of others.  Employees are encouraged to engage with causes they believe in through charitable giving and volunteerism.

Over the past year, we have participated in programs to include:  Back to School, Feed My Starving Children, Ronald McDonald House, United Food Bank and Toys for Tots.  Employees have packed  MannaPack meals for the hungry across the world, raised $500 in school supplies for our local children, $1000 to feed those families facing serious illness, donated 375 pounds of food and $526 for communities within Arizona and donating Toys for Tots within the Phoenix community for the holidays.

Our products which contribute to the solution of the UN "Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)"

We do our best to solve various social issues, and we implement this through our Corporate Mission Statement to “contribute to people’s daily lives as well as to the advance of industry and society by creating value through providing key materials and technologies.” Products born from these efforts also contribute to solving the UN “sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”.