Products
SUSTAINABILITY REPORT

Products

Edwards Lifesciences is a leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care technologies. The Products section of our 2016 Sustainability Report contains our management approach and annual performance for the following material topics:

  • Product Health, Safety & Quality
  • Product Lifecycle, Design & Innovation
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Chemical & Materials Stewardship
SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS
Drive continuous improvement efforts to eliminate patient safety-related class 1 product removals.
Excel as a Trusted Partner and Global Leader Through the Quality of Our Work
SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS
Assess lifecycle impacts on packaging designs and product materials for existing products across all business units by 2018.
Strengthen Our Communities
SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS
Obtain reports on product materials from 80% of applicable suppliers by 2018.
Excel as a Trusted Partner and Global Leader Through the Quality of Our Work
SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS
Ensure that 100 percent of our products are conflict mineral free by 2020.
Excel as a Trusted Partner and Global Leader Through the Quality of Our Work
SUSTAINABILITY TARGETS
Connect with top 10 suppliers to provide additional training and patient interactions.
Transform Patient Care Through Innovative Technologies
HIGHLIGHT STORY
INSPIRIS RESILIA Aortic Valve Received CE Mark in 2016
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DEFINITION