Sustainability

Data-Driven Solutions for Sustainability

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Each step on our sustainability journey is measured against a set of quantifiable metrics and specific targets. As our journey has progressed, we have worked to develop data-driven methods that provide quantifiable measures of our improvement. The following examples demonstrate this commitment across all three of our key pillars:

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How Can Science and Innovation Transform Mine Water to Water Our Crops?

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As the world’s population continues to grow and climate change-induced droughts threaten water supply, water scarcity is a major concern, making mine and industry water a precious resource. Utilizing mine water is of great significance when it comes to protecting the environment and saving water resources. But treating mine water poses its own challenges, as industrial effluents can be extremely difficult to treat.

Metrio Empowers Companies to Adapt to Changing Climate Disclosure Regulations

Leading sustainability reporting software provider helps businesses cut through framework fog during climate transition
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North America Has 'A Big Role to Play' in Energy Independence

Enbridge CEO Al Monaco touts continent’s sustainably produced energy at Scotiabank CAPP Energy Symposium
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Rapidly increasing focus on energy security puts North America’s role as a supplier of secure, sustainable energy to the world at an “inflection point,” Enbridge President and CEO Al Monaco told the Scotiabank CAPP Energy Symposium in Calgary today.

“Security of supply is elevated as an issue, and while I don’t think that will change the focus on addressing climate change, it drives emphasis on energy independence,” said Mr. Monaco, a featured speaker at the annual conference for investors.

Pact's Experts Discuss Why ESG Matters and Partnering for Positive Impact

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Roger-Mark De Souza is Pact’s Vice President for Sustainable Markets. Over his more than 20-year career, De Souza has built social, economic, health and environmental justice and resilience programs, teams and movements across the world to encourage local ownership and empowerment. David Bonnardeaux is the Director of Pact’s Environment practice.

The Wait Is Over - SEC Announces Draft Rule on Climate-Related Disclosures

G&A's Sustainability Highlights (04.01.2022)
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The long-anticipated new rule for corporate climate change disclosures in registrations and certain periodic reports (such as 10-K filings) has been issued by the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. The 500+ page draft is now in the required 60-day public comment period, after which the SEC will consider the comments received and move toward the commissioners’ approval of the Final Rule before year-end 2022.

2030 Sustainability Goals - Operational Footprint

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The climate emergency we face is no longer abstract. It’s here, and action is needed. Learn more about our 2030 Sustainability Goals and our plan to mitigate climate change, optimize resource use and reduce our operational footprint at Eaton.com/Sustainability.

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Whirlpool Corporation Continues to Move Forward on Its Sustainability Journey With New Wind Farm Project in West Texas

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On March 23, Whirlpool Corp. celebrated the groundbreaking of a 340 Megawatt wind farm in Callahan County, Texas. This Virtual Power Purchase Agreement (VPPA) is a collaboration with Clearway Energy Group and Deere & Company, parent company of John Deere. Named “Mesquite Sky,” the completion and launch of this project is an important part of Whirlpool Corp.’s ongoing sustainability practices, adding a new sustainable source of power to the electrical grid while helping to reduce the company’s carbon footprint.

Abbott and LISC Team Up to Address Diversity and Equity Gaps in the Healthcare Industry Supply Chain

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- Abbott and LISC invest more than $37 million to empower and grow diverse small businesses that provide manufacturing and essential products for healthcare companies

- Initiative supports Abbott and LISC's commitment to increase diversity in healthcare and generate jobs and strengthen economies in underinvested communities

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- Abbott and LISC invest more than $37 million to empower and grow diverse small businesses that provide manufacturing and essential products for healthcare companies

- Initiative supports Abbott and LISC's commitment to increase diversity in healthcare and generate jobs and strengthen economies in underinvested communities

What's Your PFAS Risk Level? Not Knowing Could Be Costly

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The group of chemical compounds known as PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) has been around since the 1940s, used in both consumer and industrial materials such as non-stick cooking surfaces, waterproof fabrics, and fire extinguishing foams. PFAS are sometimes called “forever chemicals” due to their potential to persist in nature for thousands of years.

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