For us, scientific progress and responsible entrepreneurship go hand in hand, enabling us to create a sustainable future for everyone.

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Sustainability is a vital element of our business and a responsibility we want to fulfill every day. Through our innovation power, we strive to create long-term value for society: By fostering human progress for more than one billion people, achieving climate neutrality by 2040 and reducing our resource consumption.

Belén Garijo

Chair of the Executive Board and CEO of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Sustainability News

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  1. Press Releases

    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and Micron join forces for more sustainable ...

    The test of a new gas with low global warming potential is to be just the beginning of the cooperation in the area of sustainability.


  2. Press Releases

    New Solar Panels at MilliporeSigma’s Wisconsin Site Add Renewable Energy to ...

    MilliporeSigma, the U.S. and Canada Life Science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, adds 2.25 megawatts to the grid with 7,000 solar panels at its Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA site ...


  3. Press Releases

    Future Insight Prize of € 1 Million Awarded to Tobias Erb for Carbon Dioxide ...

    Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today announced the winner of the 2022 Future Insight Prize in the category of “Energy”.


  • Sustainable progress

    How do we address global challenges such as climate change and unequal access to health and where do we see opportunities? Browse through the selection of our 2021 stories.
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  • Sustainable business

    In episode 17 of our podcast series Future Talk, our experts discuss the benefits of sustainable business practice. Listen in!
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  • Sustainably packaged

    Fabien Thibault heads our sustainable packaging initiative. Discover how curiosity helps us minimize our ecological footprint.
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  • Connecting smart antennas

    Dieter Schroth heads our Smart Antenna business. Discover how Internet from outer space can connect more people, quickly and affordably.
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  • Meat alternatives

    Lavanya Anandan heads our Clean Meat Innovation Field. Discover how this culinary innovation could transform the world’s food supply.
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