The Ashland Way

Our Vision

To make a better world by providing creative solutions through the application of specialty ingredients and materials.

Our Mission

To develop practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.

Our Way

Respect, protect, and advance the people we work with, companies we serve, shareholders who invest in our future, communities we’re part of, and planet we share.

Our Values

Our Values represent our deepest beliefs. They help shape our thoughts, our actions and the way we work with others. In a sense, they make us who we are:

Safety – We ensure that Ashland people, places, and products are safe

Ethics – We do the right thing. Always. Everywhere. 

Integrity – We are open and honest.  Be personally accountable.  Speak up.  Treat everyone with dignity and respect.

Partnership – We are a collaborative and proactive partner to customers and colleagues.

Foresight – We consider the sustainability and long-term implications of our actions.  Plan for contingencies and invest in the future.

Passion – We are committed to win.  Take shared pride in our achievements.  Celebrate success.

People – We recruit, retain, and reward passionate, tenacious, solvers.