Our Culture is People.
They work here,
because they like it here!


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Why Acadian Seaplants Limited?

  • Acadian Seaplants Limited is a world leader in providing value-added marine plant-based products serving agricultural and food markets in over 80 countries worldwide
  • Acadian Seaplants has received government and industry recognition for its innovation and achievements in innovation, environmental affairs, safety, ethics, community service, management and export excellence
  • For twelve consecutive years, Acadian Seaplants Limited has secured the designation as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies! In fact, Acadian Seaplants has achieved Platinum Status for four consecutive years!
  • Acadian Seaplants provides training and career advancement opportunities, and fosters a dynamic, multi-cultural and diverse environment of teamwork and collaboration
  • Acadian Seaplants prides itself on offering a variety of competitive group benefits that ensures the health and wellness of its employees

Guiding Principles

The company has established a standard of conduct called its Guiding Principles. It is one of the most important documents Acadian Seaplants Limited has published as it reflects our core values: Commitment, Integrity & Innovation. The Guiding Principles were originally introduced in 2002 and are revised periodically to reflect our constantly evolving company. (PDF)

A Safety-certified Company

Acadian Seaplants takes safety seriously. We are audited annually by Safety Services Nova Scotia to ensure our employees work in the safest environment possible. The company provides training on a wide variety of topics ranging from due diligence to confined space entry. Our Safety and Wellness Policy provides additional detail on our commitment. (PDF)

"One vision, one perception, one brand"

Acadian Seaplants Limited has been a proud Charter Member of Nova Scotia Come to Life since 2006. The goal of this initiative is to enable the public and private sector to market Nova Scotia in a positive and progressive manner and assist in the development of its economy, its culture and its way of life. The Come to Life initiative takes Nova Scotia’s success stories to the world through its charter program. Charter members know the benefits of living, visiting and doing business in Nova Scotia and are consistently spreading the word wherever they do business.