Corporate Social Responsibility

Genomics for good

Genomics for good

We are deepening our impact on human health by serving as a champion for patients, our communities, our people, and the planet

Innovating at the intersection of biology, technology, and health, Illumina is advancing genomics for good to create a healthier, more sustainable, and more equitable future for all. We focus these efforts on five priorities:

Notable recognitions


We are honored to receive recognition for our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts. Illumina will continue to strive to be the best employer, the best environmental steward, and the best corporate citizen we can possibly be.

Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Fast Company 2022 - Most Innovative Companies
2022 Military Times - Best for Vets Employers
CNBC 2023 - America's Most Just Companies
2022 Best Places to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality
2022 DEI - Best place to work for disability inclusion
2022 Forbes - World's Best Employers
2022 Forbes - World's Top Female Friendly Companies
2023 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index
3BL ME DIA 100 Best Corporate Citizens
North American Customer Centricity Awards - 2022 Winner
2022 Newsweek - America's Most Responsible Companies
progress Illumina has made toward a more sustainable and equitable future for all
2022 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Learn about the progress we have made to shape a more sustainable and equitable future for all.

Illumina environmental, social, and governance
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)

Read our Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) policies, download past reports, and review our data.

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Our 2030* goals

*Except where noted otherwise.

Accelerate access to genomics

2 billion lives covered

>2 billion
lives covered by genomic testing globally (2026)

100,000 patients supported

patients supported through philanthropic iHope program

$100 genome

$100 genome

Empower our communities

STEM learners

5 million
STEM learners reached

Volunteer Hours

volunteer hours donated

Integrate sustainability

Renewable Electricity

renewable electricity

Net Zero

Net Zero
carbon emissions by 2050
(46% reduction by 2030)


reduction in packaging

Nurture our people

Gender Represenation

gender representation in global workforce and leadership

Equal Pay Gender icon

zero net pay gap

countries reached

representation of Black, Native, Pacific Islander, Hispanic or Latino, and two or more communities in our US workforce and leadership

Operate responsibly


total spend allocated to diverse suppliers

Most Trusted

Position Illumina as the
most trusted
company in genomic privacy and ethics