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External Certifications


External Certifications


External Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality Certifications

As a member of the American Chemistry Council (ACC), Linde’s safety, health, environment and security management system is audited by an accredited third-party to ensure compliance with the ACC Responsible Care® Management System Technical Specification. Responsible Care Management System audits for ACC include our Danbury Global Headquarters and a representative sampling of sites in the United States and Canada. As an outcome of the global headquarters RCMS audit, the company’s operational headquarters has been recognized as compliant with ACC requirements for a Responsible Care Management System for “Environmental, Safety, and Security Management and Oversight Activities for the Manufacture and Distribution of Industrial Gas”. 

Download our Danbury Global Headquarters Responsible Care Management System letter of compliance with ACC Responsible Care Management System requirements 

Linde is signatory to the Responsible Care Global Charter, which includes active participation in Responsible Care programs in all countries where programs exist and where Linde has significant business interests.

Linde businesses around the world conform to our global health, safety, environment and security requirements, and in our major markets are certified to applicable safety, health, environment, security or quality standards, including  Responsible Care® standards,  ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001/ ISO 45000, FSSC 22000 and ISO 9001 to name a few. For example,

External Environmental Data Assurance

All environmental key performance indicators (eKPIs) are externally assured through third party audit.
View the 2019 eKPI Assurance statement