Vantage™ Earns Successive EcoVadis Gold Sustainability Ratings

DEERFIELD, ILLINOIS — Jan. 24, 2022 — Vantage™ continues to uphold its promise to sustainable solutions with an EcoVadis Gold rating for 2022, marking the second year Vantage has earned this coveted designation. Vantage’s Gold rating means that its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) scores rank in the top 5% of evaluated chemical companies in its category.

Vantage’s ongoing CSR initiatives and continuous improvements earned the company EcoVadis Silver ratings for two consecutive years, followed by back-to-back EcoVadis Gold ratings. EcoVadis monitors sustainability in global supply chains, and its ratings reflect its stringent verification of company policies, procedures and practices pertaining to environmental, labor practices and human rights, fair business practices and sustainable procurement.

“We are extremely proud to once again earn a Gold rating,” said CEO Steve Doktycz. “Vantage™ is committed to responsible and sustainable business operations and practices that value our employees, our customers and partners, and the communities in which we operate.”

Nicholas Marinelli, Global Director, Regulatory and Sustainability for Vantage, said customers want to do business with companies that are committed to sustainability and CSR in general. “We are always working on ways to reduce our environmental footprint even further,” he said. “It’s encouraging to see the great progress we’ve made and the sustainable solutions we offer our customers.”

About Vantage Specialty Chemicals™
Vantage Specialty Chemicals™ is a leading producer of naturally derived, specialty ingredients focused on Personal Care, Food, Consumer Care and Industrial end markets with a portfolio of more than 2,000 products. Headquartered in Deerfield, Ill., near Chicago, Vantage™ operates global manufacturing and supply chain operations across eight manufacturing facilities, 13 formulation laboratories and 19 distribution warehouses located in 13 countries across the U.S., Latin America, South Africa, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit

About EcoVadis
EcoVadis is the world’s most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, intelligence and collaborative performance improvement tools for global supply chains. Backed by a powerful technology platform and a global team of domain experts, EcoVadis’ easy-to-use and actionable sustainability scorecards provide detailed insight into environmental, social and ethical risks across 200+ purchasing categories and 160+ countries. Visit

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