PerkinElmer, Inc.
Jun 20, 2011
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PerkinElmer Releases 2010 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE:PKI - News), a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced the publication of its 2010 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report. The 2010 CSR Report details the Company’s progress against its global sustainability goals set in 2009 for environmental health and safety (EHS), community activities, and product stewardship.

“Due to the collective efforts of more than 6,000 PerkinElmer employees around the world, we have made excellent progress against our long-term strategic objective of becoming a more socially responsible company,” said Robert F. Friel, chairman and chief executive officer, PerkinElmer. “PerkinElmer continues to be committed to our corporate social responsibility goals. In April 2011, we launched our first ‘For the Better Day’ program, a full day of worldwide voluntary service that demonstrates our commitment to making a difference in our communities.”

PerkinElmer’s CSR goals focus on integrating social and environmental considerations into its business operations, products, consumables, reagents and services. To achieve these objectives, PerkinElmer identified three strategic pillars each with specific targets:

Environment, Health and Safety (EHS)

Community Engagement

Product Stewardship

The 2010 CSR Report was prepared using elements of the Global Reporting Initiative G3 Guidelines and represents a balanced and accurate presentation of PerkinElmer’s economic, environmental and societal performance.

To learn more about PerkinElmer’s CSR efforts visit www.perkinelmer.com/CSR

About PerkinElmer, Inc.

PerkinElmer, Inc. is a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment. The Company reported revenue of approximately $1.7 billion in 2010, has about 6,200 employees serving customers in more than 150 countries, and is a component of the S&P 500 Index. Additional information is available through 1-877-PKI-NYSE, or at www.perkinelmer.com.

Contact:

PerkinElmer, Inc.
Mario Fante, 781-663-5602
Corporate Public Relations Manager
mario.fante@perkinelmer.com
or
Edelman (on behalf of PerkinElmer, Inc.)
Amanda L. Connolly, 404-832-6785
amanda.connolly@edelman.com