The pharmaceutical industry today is more than just about developing new medicines and technologies that bring benefits to patients and therefore mankind. Our member companies seek to operate in an ethically-responsible manner, leading the way in developing innovative approaches to improving and increasing length and quality of life, whilst also considering global developing world and environmental issues.
Our member companies strive to contain their environmental impact and many have pledged to reduce their carbon footprint.
Global access to medicines
UK-based pharmaceutical companies are among those leading the way in both the effort and resources they offer to tackle developing world diseases.
Pharmaceutical companies often play a significant role within their local communities.