SUSTAIN OUR PLANET
Managing Environmental, Health and Safety at Alexion
Endorsed by our CEO, our Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Policy emphasizes our commitment to environmental stewardship and the health and safety of our colleagues and communities. All employees and contractors are covered by this Policy.
Implementing Environmental Sustainability Efforts
We aspire to be responsible stewards of our shared environment. Click on the “+” icon on each image to learn more about a few of our efforts in 2019.
Plastic recycled from our New Haven, Connecticut, facility is turned into park benches, pallets, speed bumps and other beneficial uses.
Alexion has two Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design™ (LEED®) buildings, one located in New Haven, Connecticut, and one in Boston, Massachusetts. LEED provides a framework for creating healthy, highly efficient and cost-saving green buildings.
Our manufacturing facility in Athlone, Ireland, implemented a water recovery process in 2019 to purify and reuse water that is expected to save between 15,000 and 25,000 liters of water per day.