Creating innovative products and services that respond to customer needs has always been a way of life at 3M. For years, people around the world have looked to 3M for products and ideas that solve problems and make their lives easier and better. Its achievements are the foundation of a proud past and the bright future of many innovations to come. Every day around the world, 3M products make millions of lives better. Its products touch people's lives in many ways, from home care to health care, from transportation and construction to business, education and recreation. 3M listens carefully to its customers - commercial partners and consumers - then works hard to develop products that satisfy their needs. Helping customers find solutions is a strong part of its culture.