Business Partner Code of Conduct

Our values and standards for business partners

The following files represent the Business Partner Code of Conduct for all operating subsidiaries, affiliates and divisions of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. We strive to conduct business with individuals and organizations who share our commitment to high ethical standards and who operate in a socially and environmentally responsible manner. Our Business Partner Code of Conduct presents basic principles for our business partners, including those that provide us with services, raw materials, active ingredients, components, finished goods or other products. We expect all our business partners to firmly adhere to these principles and operate in full compliance with all applicable laws, rules and regulations.