Transforming the Circular Economy

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We’re continuing our journey through the Circular Economy! Avoiding virgin materials and utilizing recycled materials, as well as using energy efficient vehicles for transport helps us reduce our contribution to waste and carbon emissions.

Circular Economy at Owens Corning: Working to Reduce Our Environmental Impact in Manufacturing and Transportation

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We continue to work to transform our operations to the Circular Economy. What does this mean? Raw materials, waste, energy, and emissions are minimized through innovative design to reduce waste and energy consumption. See how we’re optimizing sustainability each step of the way.

Speaking of Sustainability: I&D Perspective

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Houston Young, I&D community outreach leader, shares his favorite part about the work he does and how it impacts Owens Corning and the community.

Owens Corning Spotlights Plant Leader Lucas Ghaemi

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Meet Lucas Ghaemi, plant leader here at Owens Corning.

“I love that Owens Corning is human in scale and that our employees are dedicated to getting involved in several ways. OC has a strong dedication to inclusion and diversity and there is heavy participation of so many employees in this effort. One of those proof points is through our affinity group AARG – the African American Resource Group.”

Circular Economy at Owens Corning: What Are Sustainable Products?

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We’re continuing our look at the Circular Economy. What does it mean to design products that are part of the circular economy while they are in use – and afterward? We’re studying how to design sustainable products with their end of life in mind, to make it easier to recycle or reuse the materials. Stay tuned for more!

Owens Corning Listed on CDP's Water A List

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A secure and clean freshwater supply is the lifeblood of healthy societies, economies and ecosystems, and it’s increasingly at risk. We’re proud to have earned a spot on CDP’s Water A List, recognizing the work we do to lead the way to a water secure future through corporate transparency and leadership.

Owens Corning Earns Place on Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for 12th Consecutive Year

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TOLEDO, Ohio, November 18, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) earned a place on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the 12th consecutive year, and on the DJSI North America Index for the fourth consecutive year, with industry-leading assessment scores.

Dr. José Méndez-Andino Recalibrates R&D at Owens Corning

Dr. José Méndez-Andino studies human behavior and empowers diverse teams that are taking Owens Corning’s consumer products to a whole new level

Owens Corning CEO Brian Chambers Earns a Responsible CEO of the Year Award

Brian Chambers is the 2021 Responsible CEO of the Year for ESG transparency
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On Monday 3BL Media announced its list of Responsible CEOs. The awards recognize corporate executives who embody bold, innovative leadership in delivering on environmental, social, and governance commitments.

Winners are chosen by a judging panel composed of past award recipients. 2021 marks the 13th edition of the Responsible CEO of the Year Awards.

Owens Corning is proud to honor its CEO, Brian Chambers, for earning the 2021 Responsible CEO of the Year: ESG Transparency award.

What Is Circular Economy

Sustainability definitions by Owens Corning
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Today, we are taking every opportunity to transform our operations to a circular economy model. You may be wondering what exactly circular economy is. Lindsey Kauffman, sustainability program lead, explains this concept and its importance to Owens Corning.


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