Corporate Responsibility

Par-Way Tryson adheres to the highest standards of corporate and social responsibility. Day in and day out,  the Par-Way team strives to operate more sustainably and create positive change, focusing our energies on our three-part mission of:

SUPPORTING OUR PEOPLE

Creating a culture of personal and professional growth

  • An atmosphere of teamwork, integrity and innovation
  • Tuition assistance for continuing education
  • Healthcare for all full-time employees
  • An on-site exercise facility and classes to encourage health and wellness

PROTECTING OUR PLANET

Conserving natural resources in our manufacturing processes

  • Earth-friendly, FDA-approved propellants that do not deplete the ozone
  • Conversion to new spray cans made from recyclable materials – with 25% less metal
  • 23% reduction in natural gas consumption and 14% reduction in electricity usage over 2 years*
  • Over 400% reduction in liquid waste since 1998
  • Corrugated recycling program and use of recycled packaging when available
  • Rail shipping to reduce truck miles driven and fuel consumed to freight our products

*From FYE 07 to FYE 09

PROMOTING PROSPERITY

Strengthening and supporting our communities

  • Ethical treatment for employees, customers and suppliers
  • Products and services of the highest quality and value – fully satisfying customer and marketplace needs
  • Labor accessed from the local Missouri “sheltered workshop”
  • Partnerships with minority- and woman-owned businesses, where possible
  • Company support for local and national hunger initiatives