Our representation in trade associations is key to ensuring that external standards for sustainable products are written by us, and not for us. Stanley Black & Decker engineers are key opinion leaders in the American Home Appliance Manufacturers, Power Tools Institute and Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association.
Product Category Rules
A Product Category Rule (PCR) sets requirements and guidelines for developing the life cycle assessments for our products, which are in turn expected to be industry requirements in the future.
“We feel obligated to be heavily involved in the PCR development process so that we are prepared for what is coming, but more importantly can drive and influence the outcome.”Bob Strong Mechanical Solutions Compliance Lead, STANLEY Security Solutions; Steering Planning Committee Member, Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association
The oil and gas pipeline safety culture imbedded in our distributed workforce differentiates us from our competitors across the oil patch in the same way that our sustainable product attributes differentiate our products from competitor products. That culture was highlighted in a World Pipelines article by CRC-Evans' EHS Manager.