This year, Abbott published its sixth report on sustainability in Ireland. Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. With almost 4,000 employees, Ireland has one of the largest populations of Abbott employees. The company serves the Irish market with a diverse range of health care products including diagnostics, medical devices and nutrition products.
Sustainability at Abbott is about applying the power of our business to drive positive economic, social and environmental impact – making sure that the work we do helps people live healthier and better, both today and for generations to come.
Some highlights of Abbott’s sustainability work in Ireland include:
“Throughout Abbott’s businesses in Ireland, we aim to ensure that our operations are thriving by implementing economic, environmental and social initiatives that meet the demands of a fast-moving global business environment, as well as our local communities. We are continually creating exciting opportunities for talented individuals with determined and agile minds: people who continue to support Abbott’s product innovation; people who can make our processes and our supply chain more efficient and sustainable; people who are keen to develop life-changing solutions and positively impact our environment, as well as give back to the community,” said Conor Murphy, site director Abbott Diagnostics Division Longford.
To see the full Abbott Ireland sustainability report and for more information, please go to www.ie.abbott/about-us/global-citizenship/citizenship-reporting.html
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Abbott in Ireland
Abbott serves the Irish market with a diverse range of health care products including diagnostics, medical devices and nutritionals products. In Ireland, Abbott employs almost 4,000 people across nine sites. We have six manufacturing facilities located in Clonmel, Cootehill, Donegal, Longford and Sligo and a third-party manufacturing management operation in Sligo. Abbott has commercial, support operations and shared services in Dublin and Galway. We have been operating in Ireland since 1946.