ChemScore report card
Arkema is a specialty chemicals and advanced materials company headquartered near Paris, France. The company was created in 2004, when French oil major Total restructured its chemicals business. Arkema has 20,500 employees in more than 55 countries, 13 research centres worldwide, and a total of 144 production plants in Europe, North America, Asia and the rest of the world.
Arkema has a large production of hazardous chemicals and data tells us that it is producing 40 highly hazardous chemicals, including six persistent chemicals, leaving the company without a single point in the first category. Another poor area…