Responsibility

Protecting the environment and advancing sustainability go hand-in-hand with our purpose of improving and saving lives through diagnostics.

Message from our CEO

"This is an exciting time for the company and I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with such a talented group of professionals around the world. I look forward to building upon Ortho’s rich history of customer-focused innovation while taking the business to its next chapter of growth as a global diagnostics leader."

400 tons

of medical waste recycled into plastic construction materials
(From 2016 to 2018)

875 typical U.S. homes

can be powered per year by the amount of energy offset by our solar panels & co-generation unit

33 million

Gallons of water saved every year by our facility intiatives
(From 2015)

“Our VITROS® Systems utilize our patented dry slide technology, delivering the most accurate tests in the market.”

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96%

First Pass Yeild, which is on average 12 percent higher than other non-VITROS® systems

120,000

Additional Tests per million without a need for intervention or delay

15,000

Patients positively impacted a year
* assuming 8 tests per patient

“Ortho has implemented a multitude of energy efficiency improvements that resulted in both the generation of clean energy and the reduction of energy consumption by 5 percent since 2015.”

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400 tons

of medical waste recycled into plastic construction materials
(From 2016 to 2018)

875 typical U.S. homes

can be powered per year by the amount of energy offset by our solar panels & co-generation unit

33 million

Gallons of water saved every year by our facility intiatives
(From 2015)

Compliance & Safety

Accreditations

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics is committed to providing a safe, healthy and environmentally friendly working environment for all employees and visitors to our facilities.

RideWise’s NJ Smart Workplaces Gold Award, 2018, 2017 and 2016
American Heart Association recognition for building culture of health in the workplace, 2018, 2017
Raritan, NJ site is recognized as an Environmental Stewardship Site by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.
Ranked as a Top-50 Best Midsized Place to Work in India, 2018

Our Code of Conduct

At Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, integrity, honesty and ethical conduct is the foundation for all our business practices.  Our Code of Conduct ensures that we hold ourselves and how we do business to a high standard.  

Ortho’s Ethics Hotline is an integral component of the strong compliance culture.  It provides a channel for all employees, contractors, customers, third-party agencies and other partners to report potential violations of the Code of Conduct or other Company policies or the applicable laws and regulations in the countries of operation. The Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Ethics Hotline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  The concerns can be filed both electronically on www.OrthoEthics.com  or by calling a toll-free number (see international dialing instructions on the same website).


Related resources and education

Press Release 10/23/2019

VITROS®️ MicroSlide Technology Recognized as 'Innovative Water Saving Product' by Confederation of Indian Industry

VITROS®️ MicroSlide Technology From Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Recognized as ‘Innovative Water Saving Product’ by Confederation of Indian Industry
Press Release 10/18/2019

The FDA Clears ORTHO™ Sera ID-MTS for Use on the ORTHO VISION® Analyzer

FDA Clears ORTHO™ Sera ID-MTS for Use on the ORTHO VISION® Analyzer
Press Release 08/27/2019

Chris Smith Named Next Chief Executive Officer of Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

Chris Smith Named Next Chief Executive Officer of Ortho Clinical Diagnostics
Article 10/07/2019

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