KLA-Tencor values the relationship we have with all our suppliers. We would like you to know that we continue to engage with the Electronics Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), and we have a management system in place for complying with their EICC Code of Conduct at all KLA-Tencor operations worldwide as part of our overall CSR plans. We remain committed to promoting our CSR within our internal operations and with our suppliers. As part of this commitment, and as a condition of our EICC membership, we require all KLA-Tencor suppliers to meet the following criteria:
- Commit to, and have policies and programs in place for complying with, the EICC Code of Conduct. A copy of the Code of Conduct and additional information and resources can be found at:
- Complete for this year, and update annually, an EICC SAQ (Self-Assessment Questionnaire), utilizing the EICC-On reporting platform. EICC-On registration details, user guides, sample SAQ’s, FAQs, and other resources can be found at:
KLA-Tencor requires every supplier to review, understand, act in accordance with, and implement the EICC Code of Conduct throughout your business. This includes demonstrating that you have implemented an effective process to communicate the Code of Conduct requirements to your next tier suppliers. KLA-Tencor will continue reviewing its supply chain for CSR compliance, including compliance to the EICC Code of Conduct, during ordinary performance reviews and on-site audits.