Sustainability and Global Citizenship

Bausch + Lomb, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX), is one of the best-known and most respected healthcare companies in the world.

The company began in 1853 in Rochester, New York, and our history of innovation continues today as we invent new materials, engineer new technologies, and create pioneering ways to help people see better to live better.

Our highest priority is the well-being of the people we serve. As we work to build Bausch + Lomb into the best global eye health company, we see continuous progress on sustainability and citizenship to be a measure of our success.

By joining our team, you can make a difference. Together, we will help people see better as we work to have positive impact on our environment and enhance the societies in which we live.


Bausch + Lomb has embarked on a long-term journey to protect our communities and preserve the natural environment for current and future generations. To do so, we are working daily to become a more environmentally sustainable company by reducing our consumption of fuel, energy, water, and natural resources, while minimizing our generation of waste.

Global Citizenship

Bausch + Lomb is committed to corporate citizenship, donating millions of dollars and thousands of volunteer hours to hundreds of organizations worldwide that support our mission of helping people see better to live better. Through our grants and contributions program, we support research and engage in charitable giving with our customers and industry partners. The company acts in accordance with the highest ethical standards and in full compliance with all applicable laws, regulations and guidelines.  We support eye health programs; science, engineering, healthcare and business education programs for elementary and secondary students; and community betterment in regions where the company has major operations.