Throughout Freescale’s history, Freescale has maintained a reputation, and been recognized for being ethical and socially responsible. Our reputation for integrity and honesty enables us to build trust with our business partners, customers, governments and communities. The integrity we have built and the trust we have earned are among our most important assets and provides us with a significant competitive advantage.
The importance Freescale places on maintaining high ethical and corporate social responsibility is reflected in, among other things, our commitment to our employees and to the communities in which we live and work. Our ethics and social responsibility are built around the recognition that everything we do in connection with our work must reflect the highest possible standards of ethical business conduct.
Our commitment requires us to demonstrate that we act with integrity, communicate openly and honestly and treat everyone with respect and fairness, including:
Office of Business Conduct and Ethics
Driving business conduct and ethics worldwide to assist in awareness and training for all employees and partners to voice their concerns.
Environment, Health and Safety (EHS)
Implementing Freescale policies and practices that protect the health and safety of our employees, and foster the sustainable use of the earth's resources.
Environmentally Preferred Products
Guiding activities through the Freescale supply chain to reduce the environmental impact of our products.
Ensuring compliance with the laws and regulations controlling the Transfer (Export and Import) of Commodities or Technology.
Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC)
Ensuring compliance to the electronic industry’s ethical, social and environmental responsibility.
Driving supply chain transparency to minimize the global demand for tin, tungsten, tantalum and gold originating in conflict mines in and around the DRC.
Supplier Code of Conduct
Freescale's Supplier Code of Conduct outlines the expectations we have of suppliers to meet our ethics and social responsibility standards.
Making a positive impact in communities where we live and work by providing volunteers and support for STEM education, health & wellness, and the environment.
The Freescale Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) that builds on Freescale's 30-year commitment to STEM education and advancement of tomorrow's workforce
Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd.'s (the "Company") Board of Directors approved a revision of the Company's Code of Business Conduct and Ethics (the "Code"), effective April 30, 2013, which applies to all directors, officers and employees of the Company. In addition to non-substantive amendments, the Code (i) updates the Company’s policies on anti-bribery and anti-corruption law compliance and (ii) adds sections addressing (A) the treatment of conflict minerals in the Company's products, (B) social media and (C) human trafficking.