|Global Code of Business Conduct and Ethics
Owens-Illinois, Inc. periodically updates its Global Code of Business Conduct and Ethics (the "Code of Conduct") which applies to all directors, officers and employees of O-I and its subsidiaries, affiliates and joint ventures in which O-I has management control. On January 27, 2016, O-I's Board of Directors approved certain amendments to the Code of Conduct, including:
- a letter to employees from the recently appointed Chief Executive Officer Andres Lopez, highlighting the importance of compliance with laws and adherence to the Code of Conduct, O-I policies and high ethical standards;
- updates to currently existing O-I policies on anti-corruption and antitrust and competition law compliance; and
- statements that O-I complies with all applicable laws prohibiting human trafficking and money laundering.