Compliance as a matter of conviction

In everything we do, we take responsibility – for our business, our people, our planet. Our companies comply with all applicable environmental, health and safety laws and regulations – not as a matter of duty, but because of what we believe. We strive to continually improve our compliance, services, products and business practices.

Darling Ingredients practices proactive environmental stewardship, prevents pollution at the source, and integrates environmental, health and safety protocols throughout our operations. We live our core values by committing ourselves to ethical and honest conduct in all matters.

Our Code of Conduct

As a global leader in the industry, it is vital that our business practices and individual conduct be open and honest, which is reflected in our three core values of integrity, transparency and entrepreneurship. These values are the foundation of everything we stand for and form the basis of our Code of Conduct. You can download and read our Code of Conducthere.

Corporate Social Responsibility and ESG

Visit our Corporate Social Responsibility  platform to learn more about our respect and commitment to our planet and the people, animals and fauna that make it home.  View our ESG Factsheet here.


Below are our corporate policies for specific areas of our operations. 

View our Product Safety & Quality Policy.

View our Animal Health & Welfare Policy.

View our HSE Policy (Environment, Health & Safety).


Statement regarding African Swine Fever (AFS) and product safety

Please read Darling Ingredients’ statement on our commitment to the safety and biosecurity of rendered animal by-products and spray-dried blood products in regards to the spread of African Swine Fever (AFS).