Principles

One of our core values is to manage our businesses to sustain environmental resources for future generations. We live this value on a daily basis by adhering to the following principles:

Leadership
We proactively develop ways to continuously improve our environmental performance.

Responsibility
Every employee is responsible for managing our business to ensure that natural resources will be sustainable for generations to come.

Innovation
We continually explore new ideas and best management practices to conserve natural resources used in our products and business processes.

Prevention
We use best management practices to prevent pollution, excessive manufacturing waste, and excessive energy use.

Measurement
We measure our environmental performance to establish benchmarks for improvement.

Communication
We openly communicate our environmental practices and performance.

Partners
We promote improved environmental performance by setting expectations for our business partners and seeking business relationships with organizations that share our commitment to sustainability.