Corporate Social Responsibility

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Corporate Social Responsibility

Thermo Fisher Scientific is the world leader in serving science. Our Company was built to serve society, and our business is grounded in a simple but very profound Mission – to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.


We understand the important role we play in improving lives worldwide as we help our customers diagnose disease, develop new treatments, protect our planet and keep people safe. This defines us as a Company and inspires our global colleagues to bring their best every day.


Learn more about our initiatives in our 2023 Corporate Social Responsibility Report and through our four pillars below.


Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) reports are available to provide further detail to our CSR Programs and the progress we make each year.

Download the 2023 Corporate Social Responsibility Report



Leveraging our capabilities to support our customers, while conducting our business and relationships with integrity



Providing resources and embracing unique perspectives to reach our full potential as one global team



Making a difference worldwide with an emphasis on promoting STEM education and global health equity



Innovating to serve our customers while advancing our net-zero roadmap by 2050

Our CSR Approach

Reflecting our commitment to humanity, our stakeholders and to environmental, social and governance issues, we focus our CSR approach in four key pillars that are aligned with our business model, strategy and values. Learn more about our approach through our annual CSR report, stakeholder engagement efforts, materiality assessment and sustainable finance initiatives.



Corporate Governance

Building a bright future for Thermo Fisher and all our stakeholders begins with an intense focus on corporate governance and strong oversight of our global activities. We are guided by our 4i Values and uphold rigorous ethical standards, taking accountability in all we do to enable our customers’ success while maintaining the long-term health of our business.



Among our 4i Values, Integrity reminds our colleagues to honor commitments, communicate openly and demonstrate the highest ethical standards. Learn more about the Thermo Fisher Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and our Global Ethics Hotline.