Responsibility

Our Mission in Action

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, everything we do begins with our Mission - to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. To fulfill our Mission, we have a remarkable team of colleagues who bring unique perspectives and talents. Their dedication leads to innovative technologies that help our customers address some of society's most pressing challenges, including treatment of disease, access to clean water and ensuring the safety of our communities.

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Thermo Fisher’s Corporate Social Responsibility strategy encompasses three primary elements: business sustainability, employee involvement and philanthropic giving. Each is inextricably linked with our operations and aligned with our 4i Values — Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement. 

Business Sustainability. Through continuous improvement, we develop products that meet customer needs while furthering our objective to be an environmentally responsible business.

Employee Involvement. Our commitment to becoming a world’s most admired company means investing in ongoing opportunities for employee development in a diverse and inclusive environment. 

Philanthropic Giving. Through focused investments in science, technology, engineering and math, we hope to inspire the next generation of scientists who will fulfill our Mission.

As the world leader in serving science, we are committed to upholding the highest standards in our interactions with customers, our colleagues and the communities in which we live and work. We are proud of our company’s contributions and the many ways we can make a difference in the world by keeping our Mission at the forefront of everything we do.

"As the world leader in serving science, we are committed to upholding the highest standards in our interactions with customers, our colleagues and the communities in which we live and work."

Marc N. Casper
President and CEO

2015 Corporate Social Responsibility Report