What 50 Years of Responsibility Looks Like: Q&A With Whirlpool’s Sustainability Head

by Jennifer Hermes
Apr 24, 2019 1:00 PM ET

Whirlpool Corporation announced earlier this month that 2019 is the 50th anniversary of its sustainability commitment. As far back as 1969, the company’s CEO talked about how programs to reduce Whirlpool’s impact on the environment had already proven to be a smart investment in the company’s future.

We caught up with Whirlpool’s global sustainability director, Ron Voglewede, to get his take on how sustainability has evolved over the last five decades.