28 Jul '11, 7pm

Where FedEx is Focusing its Sustainability Efforts

Where FedEx is Focusing its Sustainability Efforts

FedEx this week published its third annual sustainability report , highlighting both the company's achievements on sustainability and where it's going from here. At the top level, FedEx's CSR report shows steady reductions in emissions from aircraft, overall corporate emissions across all scopes. It highlights investments in renewable energy, waste reduction and recycling, and green facilities practices like FSC-certified paper use and ISO 14001 environmental management systems. And over the last year, the company has racked up some notable successes in its sustainability, and efficiency, efforts: • In October, FedEx opened the doors on a solar-powered hub in Germany , one of five FedEx facilities that together generated 11.2 gigawatt-hours of solar power in the past year. • This spring, FedEx was one of five companies to sign on to President Obama's National Clean Fleets ...

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