Issued pursuant to section 54 of the modern slavery act 2015.
LEHVOSS UK Ltd. are the British subsidiary of Lehmann&Voss&Co., a chemical company based in Hamburg, Germany, which has been selling chemical and mineral specialities to customers for more than 100 year and remains family owned. Established in 1990, LEHVOSS UK is a technical sales Organisation supplying raw materials to a variety of industries in the UK: Plastics, paint and coatings, rubber, lubricants, nutrition, diagnostics and personal care. LEHVOSS Group employs 600 globally with LEHVOSS UK employing 50 employees. The LEHVOSS group sources and supplies chemicals from / to all areas of the world. LEHVOSS is committed to ensuring that we have developed and strictly follow policies to ensure sustainability of our supplies whilst following ethical practices throughout.
It has been and continues to be the policy of the LEHVOSS Group to comply with all laws, domestic and foreign, governing our operations. These include (but are not limited to) laws dealing with modern slavery, cartels, corruption, accounting and tax, customs, export control, money laundering, conflict minerals, occupational safety, minimum wages and environmental protection, intellectual property rights and protection of business secrets as well as privacy.
We are pleased to inform you that as of December 2017 we are signatories of the UN Global Compact. As such we are committed to supporting the Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. We are further committed to making the UN Global Compact and its principles part of the strategy, culture and day-to-day operations of our company, and to engaging in collaborative projects which advance the broader development goals of the United Nations, particularly the Sustainable Development Goals. LEHVOSS UK completes an annual UN Global compact report in line with our obligations are as signatory of the UN Global Compact.
We at LEHVOSS group are very proud of our ethical approach and policies, which are continually instilled into all employees.