Bayer is working to meet two of the world’s most basic needs: Health and Nutrition. There has never been a more important time for innovation and collaboration in pursuit of that endeavor as our world faces enormous challenges from climate change, limited natural resources to a growing population. At Environmental Science we have a vital role and responsibility as we safeguard and strive to advance the health, hygiene and safety of people all over the world, sustainably. This we do using innovation and technology to care for the environments where we all live our lives today, and in the future.
Together with our customers, we are working to protect against, and ultimately eradicate, debilitating and life-threatening diseases using vector control solutions and we have set our sights on evolving pest management to protect public health and hygiene and to improve food security and safety.
Vector control uses a variety of interventions to target mosquitoes and other insects in order to protect millions of people around the world from vector-borne diseases.
Our expertise has shown us that Vector Control needs a holistic approach if it is to be truly effective. With our 360° activities, we provide an innovative product portfolio, interdisciplinary partnerships, training, and education programs as well as global advocacy.
Global Challenge:Over half the world’s population is at risk from vector-borne disease such as malaria, dengue, chagasdisease and leishmaniasis.
Diseases transmitted by mosquitos alone cause the deaths of 700,000 people annually.
Mainly affecting the tropical and subtropical regions of the world, the control of insect vectors is critical in the absence of effective vaccines against most of these diseases.
ES Approach:We partner to fight vector-borne diseases and protect millions around the world.
ES providessolutions which;
Protect the lives of people by controlling Anopheles mosquitoes responsible for spreading malaria
Protect against Aedesmosquitoes which transmit diseases such as dengue, chikungunya, Zika, etc.
Through a holistic, so-called 360° approach, we complement our product portfolio and innovative solutions with partnering, advocacy, training and education initiatives.
In a fast evolving world we are constantly exploring new ways to deliver better, more sustainable solutions to benefit our customers, society and our planet.
Through our work we are committed to fostering healthy environments where we live, work and play, enabling people and communities all over the world to live life to its full potential, helping them to thrive. Bayer: Science for a better life.