01/22/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/22/2021 08:05
WARRINGTON, U.K., January 22, 2020 - Ingevity (NYSE: NGVT) recently donated a total of £10,000 to support the educational and human health initiatives at a school, residential home and three charities in Warrington. These donations align with the company's philanthropic focus on education, human well-being and sustainability.
'We're honored to be in a position to support the local community at such a crucial time,' said Paul Shelley, site manager, Ingevity. 'The COVID-19 pandemic placed financial strains on many residents in our community. We hope our contributions ease some of those burdens. Enhancing the communities in which we live and work is deeply rooted in our company's history and culture.'
Each of the five organizations funded by Ingevity received a donation of £2,000. Monies donated by Ingevity will support the following:
Ingevity employs over 90 employees in Warrington. Our IngeviCares philanthropic program allows us to give a portion of our revenue and our time to the communities in which we operate, as we pursue our IngeviWay vision of what we want to be: a positive influence in our communities.
Ingevity: Purify, Protect and Enhance
Ingevity provides specialty chemicals, high-performance carbon materials and engineered polymers that purify, protect and enhance the world around us. Through a team of talented and experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures, and brings to market products and processes that help customers solve complex problems. These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, publication inks, coatings, elastomers, bioplastics and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions. Headquartered in North Charleston, South Carolina, Ingevity operates from 25 locations around the world and employs approximately 1,750 people. The company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: NGVT). For more information visit www.ingevity.com.