01 Mar '12, 2pm

Corporate Sustainability: Green from the Top via @Earth911

Corporate Sustainability: Green from the Top via @Earth911

Many companies these days are introducing sustainability initiatives such as reducing waste, cutting back on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and implementing greener building practices, but few among them can claim to have started these types of programs as early as WhiteWave Foods , the company that makes Silk®, Horizon Organic® and International Delight® and licenses LAND O LAKES®. After beginning this work in 2006, WhiteWave has now achieved many of its original sustainability targets, leading the company to set up even stricter guidelines. “Producing food choices responsibly, reducing our impact on the environment and giving back to our communities are all part of our mission of becoming the Earth’s favorite food company,” said Blaine McPeak, president of WhiteWave Foods. “We are incredibly pleased with our progress to date – we surpassed our original expectations, whic...

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