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ASK Chemicals Korea is Awarded with National Industry Award for Exceptional Safety Management and Commitment to ESG Principles

ASK Chemicals Korea has been honored with the National Industry Award 2023 in the category Safety Management & ESG Excellence by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Ministry of SME, and Institute for Industrial Policy Studies (IPS). The award celebrates the company's exceptional safety management practices and its commitment to promoting ESG principles in its operations.

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The annual award recognizes companies for their dedication to safety by following safety policies and guidelines, making safety improvements, and achieving a high score on Process Safety Management (PSM) evaluation by the Korean Occupational Safety and Health Agency (KOSHA). The committee reviewed all submissions and recognized ASK Chemicals Korea's outstanding efforts in these areas.

On behalf of ASK Chemicals Korea, Jeong-Hyun Park, General Manager Korea, attended the award ceremony in Seoul. He states: “We are proud to have met all the necessary requirements for the award. This recognition affirms ASK Chemicals Korea's commitment to ESG principles and its continued efforts to prioritize safety and well-being of our employees and customers.”


ASK Chemicals Group, headquartered in Hilden near Düsseldorf (Germany), is a global supplier of high-performance industrial resins and materials. The company's products are mainly used in foundries and in the production of friction, abrasives, refractories, impregnation, coatings, insulation and composite materials. The Foundry division offers an exceptionally wide and innovative range of foundry consumables including binders, coatings, risers, filters, release agents as well as metallurgical products such as inoculants, inoculation wires and master alloys for iron casting. The Industrial Resins division is a leader in the field of specialty phenolic resins. Our phenolic resins are the preferred choice when it comes to meeting the highest requirements in the areas of fire protection, energy consumption, service lifetime, health and safety at work. The company has a production and sales network in 22 countries and employs approximately 2000 people worldwide. ASK Chemicals Group sees itself as a driving force of industry-specific innovations with research centers and laboratories in Europe, Asia, Americas and Africa.


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ASK Chemicals GmbH

Reisholzstrasse 16 - 18
40721 Hilden

Telephone: +49 (0)211 / 711 03 85