FMC Sustainability

Our Commitment to Sustainability

GRI Index

GRI 102: GENERAL DISCLOSURES 2016

ORGANIZATIONAL PROFILE
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
102-1 Name of the organization FMC Corporation
102-2 Activities, brands, products, and services 2016 Sustainability Report (SR), p. 3
102-3 Location of headquarters Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
102-4 Location of operations 2016 SR, p. 3
102-5 Ownership and legal form 2016 FMC Form 10-K p. 1
102-6 Markets served 2016 SR, p. 3
102-7 Scale of the organization 2016 SR, p. 3; 2016 Form 10-K, p. 2-6, 8, 38
102-8 Information on employees and other workers 2016 Form 10-K p. 8
102-9 Supply chain 2016 SR, p. 23; 2016 Form 10-K, p. 2; 2015 Sustainability Report, p. 24; 2014 Sustainability Report, p. 27
102-10 Significant changes to the organization and its supply chain 2016 SR, p. 3; 2016 Form 10-K, p. 1
102-11 Precautionary Principle or approach 2016 SR, p. 8, 9
102-12 External initiatives 2016 SR, p. 9; Responsible Care – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home.aspx; Multiple ISO certifications at manufacturing facilities globally
102-13 Membership of associations 2016 SR, p. 30-31; Association Memberships – http://fmcsustainability.com/our-responsibility/
STRATEGY
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
102-14 Statement from senior decision-maker 2016 SR, Inside front cover
ETHICS AND INTEGRITY
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
102-16 Values, principles, standards, and norms of behavior 2016 SR, p. 3, 8
GOVERNANCE
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
102-18 Governance structure 2016 SR, p. 35; http://fmcsustainability.com/policies-and-statements/
STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
102-40 List of stakeholder groups 2016 SR, p. 9
102-41 Collective bargaining agreements 2016 Form 10-K p. 8
102-42 Identifying and selecting stakeholders 2016 SR, p. 9; www.fmcsustainability.com/goals-data
102-43 Approach to stakeholder engagement 2016 SR, p. 9
102-44 Key topics and concerns raised 2016 SR, p. 9; www.fmcsustainability.com/goals-data
REPORTING PRACTICE
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
102-45 Entities included in the consolidated financial statements 2016 SR, p. 3; 2016 Form 10-K, p. 2-6
102-46 Defining report content and topic Boundaries 2016 SR, p. 3, 8, 33
102-47 List of material topics 2016 SR, p. 8
102-48 Restatements of information In this 2016 Report, FMC included data from legacy Cheminova sites (acquired in 2015) for the first time.
102-49 Changes in reporting In this 2016 Report, FMC included data from legacy Cheminova sites (acquired in 2015) for the first time.
102-50 Reporting period 2016
102-51 Date of most recent report 2015
102-52 Reporting cycle Annual
102-53 Contact point for questions regarding the report Linda Froelich, Global Sustainability Director, sustainability.info@fmc.com
102-54 Claims of reporting in accordance with the GRI Standards FMC’s 2016 Sustainability Report has been prepared “In Accordance” with the GRI Standards – Core option.
102-55 GRI content index 2016 SR, p. 1; http://fmcsustainability.com/gri-index/
102-56 External assurance Select data in FMC’s 2016 Sustainability Report was externally assured by an independent third party. The Board of Directors Sustainability Committee was involved with the decision to assure selected data. 2016 SR, p. 34

MATERIAL TOPIC: GRI 200 ECONOMIC STANDARD SERIES

ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3; 2016 Annual Report, Inside Front Cover, p. 1-2 (A Message to Our Shareholders)
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 2-3; 2016 Annual Report, Inside Front Cover, p. 1-2 (A Message to Our Shareholders); 2016 Form 10-K, p. 1-2
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 9, 34
GRI 201: ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
201-1 Direct economic value generated and distributed 2016 SR, p. 3; Financial Data – http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=117919&p=irol-fundbalancea

MATERIAL TOPIC: GRI 300 ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS SERIES

ENERGY

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 6, 9, 32-33
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 6, 9, 26-27, 32-33; Responsible Care – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home.aspx
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 32-34, 9
GRI 302: ENERGY 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
302-1 Energy consumption within the organization 2016 SR, p. 32-33; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data Fuel types used and sold (electricity, heating, cooling, steam) Information unavailable Our priority has been to compile total energy consumption from each facility as part of our 2025 targets. We are currently assessing specific fuel types and plan to report them in 2017. The total energy use for the corporation has been assured, and we may make fuel type information available when/if it is assured in the future.
302-3 Energy intensity 2016 SR, p. 32-33; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data
302-4 Reduction of energy consumption 2016 SR, p. 27-29, 33; Reducing Our Footprint- http://fmcsustainability.com/our-responsibility/

WATER

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 6, 9
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 6, 9, 26-27, 32-33; Responsible Care – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home.aspx
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 32-34, 9
GRI 303: WATER 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
303-1 Water withdrawal by source 2016 SR, p. 32-33; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data Breakdown by sources Information unavailable We report total water consumption but do not report the source. Our focus is on high risk areas and we monitor withdrawal from sensitive sources in these locations. We expect to report more detail on high risk area water withdrawal in the next 2-3 years.

EMISSIONS

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 6, 9
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 6, 9, 26-27, 32-33; Responsible Care – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home.aspx
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 9, 32-34
GRI 305: EMISSIONS 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
305-1 Direct (Scope 1) GHG emissions 2016 SR, p. 32-33; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data
305-2 Energy indirect (Scope 2) GHG emissions 2016 SR, p. 32-33; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data
305-4 GHG emissions intensity 2016 SR, p. 32-33; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data

EFFLUENTS AND WASTE

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 6, 9
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 6, 7, 9, 26-27, 32-33; Responsible Care – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home.aspx
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 32-34, 9
GRI 306 EFFLUENTS AND WASTE 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
306-2 Waste by type and disposal method 2016 SR, p. 32-33; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data FMC reports hazardous and non-hazardous waste by disposal method (waste disposed or beneficial use). However, we do not report individual methods of waste disposal. Information unavailable FMC currently does not report the individual methods of waste disposal within the categories of waste disposed or beneficial use. We have not yet determined if this granularity is material, and the detailed data has not been assured. We will assess the materiality of the detailed information in 2017 and consider reporting.

MATERIAL TOPIC: GRI 400 SOCIAL STANDARDS SERIES

EMPLOYMENT

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 8-9
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 8-10, 13, 15, 17, 27-28; Responsible Care – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home.aspx
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 28, 9; In 2016 FMC initiated a partnership with Supplier Ethical Data Exchange (Sedex) to thoroughly evaluate supplier social responsibility. At this time FMC has successfully engaged with 67 percent of suppliers which are current members of Sedex.
GRI 401: EMPLOYMENT 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
401-1 New employee hires and employee turnover 2016 SR, p. 15; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data

OCCUPATION HEALTH AND SAFETY

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 6, 8-9
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 6, 8-13; Responsible Care – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home.aspx; Product Safety – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home/ProductSafetyStewardship.aspx
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach Product Safety – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home/ProductSafetyStewardship.aspx; Our Safety Initiatives – http://fmcsustainability.com/ourpeople/
GRI 403: OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
403-2 Types of injury and rates of injury, occupational diseases, lost days, and absenteeism, and number of work-related fatalities 2016 SR, p. 6, 11; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data Lost day rate (LDR); Occupational disease rate (ODR); Absentee rate (AR) Information unavailable LDR, ODR and AR are measured at a local level in accordance with national regulations and labor agreements. We do not compile this information globally due to the inconsistencies in these requirements.

DIVERSITY AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 8-9
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 13-15
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 8-9; http://fmcsustainability.com/diversity-inclusion/
GRI 405: DIVERSITY AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
405-1 Diversity of governance bodies and employees 2016 SR, p. 13-15, 35; http://fmcsustainability.com/ourpeople/

LOCAL COMMUNITIES

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 6, 8-9
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 29 (Community Engagement Index), 6 (Community Engagement Index goal), p. 26-28; Responsible Care – http://www.fmc.com/corporateresponsibility/Home.aspx; Supplier Code of Conduct – http://www.fmc.com/AboutFMC/FMCSuppliers/FMCPurchasingValues/SupplierCodeConduct.aspx
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 8-9
GRI 413: LOCAL COMMUNITIES 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
413-1 Operations with local community engagement, impact assessments, and development programs 2016 SR, p. 6, 26-31; http://fmcsustainability.com/goals-data

SUPPLIER SOCIAL ASSESSMENT

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 8-9
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 26-28; Supplier Code of Conduct – http://www.fmc.com/AboutFMC/FMCSuppliers/FMCPurchasingValues/SupplierCodeConduct.aspx
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 9, 28; In 2016 FMC initiated a partnership with Supplier Ethical Data Exchange (Sedex) to thoroughly evaluate supplier social responsibility. At this time FMC has successfully engaged with 67 percent of suppliers which are current members of Sedex.
GRI 414: SUPPLIER SOCIAL ASSESSMENT 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
414-1 New suppliers that were screened using social criteria 2016 SR, p. 26-28; All new raw material suppliers and new contractors that may be exposed to the hazards of the site are screened for social criteria.

CUSTOMER HEALTH AND SAFETY

GRI 103: MANAGEMENT APPROACH 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
103-1 Explanation of the material topic and its Boundary 2016 SR, p. 2-3, 8-9, 18-19
103-2 The management approach and its components 2016 SR, p. 18-19; Supplier Code of Conduct – http://www.fmc.com/AboutFMC/FMCSuppliers/FMCPurchasingValues/SupplierCodeConduct.aspx; Product Safety and Stewardship – http://fmcsustainability.com/our-products/
103-3 Evaluation of the management approach 2016 SR, p. 9, 19
GRI 416: CUSTOMER HEALTH AND SAFETY 2016
Disclosure Page number(s) and/or URL(s) Omission: Part Omitted Omission: Reason Omission: Explanation
416-1 Assessment of the health and safety impacts of product and service categories 2016 SR, p. 18-22, 24-25