Axcelis is committed to making a positive difference in the world by creating innovative technology that helps us take better care of ourselves, our communities and our planet. In everything we do—from designing systems that use less electricity to enabling device technology that extends battery life to optimizing our recycling programs—we strive to work smarter, safer and greener.


We actively promote sustainability, helping protect the health of people and the environment. Axcelis has been has been certified to the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System standard since 2000 and we maintain a comprehensive environmental management system that defines and tracks our performance to environmental, health and safety goals. We subscribe to the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition’s (EICC) Code of Conduct and are involved in SEMI’s Global Care, an industry initiative designed to establish a framework for commitment to the environment, health and safety.


Ensuring the health and safety of our employees, customers and neighbors is a critical priority for Axcelis. We have a comprehensive set of workplace initiatives, including:

  • Employee education programs to provide ongoing training and professional development.
  • Product safety initiatives to ensure compliance with health and safety regulations, and to reduce our impact on the environment.
  • Commuter services aimed at reducing our carbon footprint.
  • Recycling programs designed to minimize waste across the enterprise and ensure responsible disposal of solid and hazardous waste.


Through our Community Contributions team, we provide charitable giving to support education, science and technology in the communities where we operate. Axcelis employees actively participate in campaigns and activities designed to build strong, vital communities.