Becton, Dickinson and Company - Healthy People, United States
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) produces a broad range of medical supplies, laboratory equipment and diagnostic products. The company recognizes that the healthcare system in developed countries is focused reactively on fixing health problems instead of working proactively to prevent them and aims to help shift the dynamic toward wellness. BD commits to the access to health care and works with agencies and nonprofit organisations to build and strengthen healthcare infrastructures, to improve clinical practice and to support local communities. The company exceeded its environmental targets with almost 50% hazardous waste reduction and powering more than 30% of worldwide operations with renewable energy.