Respect one another and our social and physical environment around the world.
3M’s core values include treating each other and our stakeholders with respect and respecting our social and physical environment. We are committed to the goal of sustainable development through environmental protection, social responsibility and economic progress. For us, sustainability means meeting the needs of customers, employees and communities today, while ensuring that resources will be available for future generations to meet their needs. We recognize that the company’s long-term success springs from our strategies for continuous progress on environmental, health and safety concerns. We also strive to attract and retain a diverse and talented work force in a company where initiative is rewarded, privacy is respected, employee health and safety is safeguarded and innovation is a way of life.