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P&G Views: Sustainability

  • June 3, 2014 - 4:14pm
    Here’s a re-cap of some noteworthy awards and recognition we received during the month of May. The envelope, please…Joan Lewis Named YWCA Woman of AchievementJoan Lewis, P&G Officer & Senior Vice President, Global Consumer & Market Knowledge (pictured below) was recently recognized among seven other Women of Achievement by the YWCA of Cincinnati.The YWCA Women of Achievement award recognizes women who exemplify personal career success, dynamic leadership qualities, and the uniquemore...
  • April 29, 2014 - 12:03pm
    At Walmart’s 2014 Sustainability Product Expo, our CEO A.G. Lafley committed P&G’s support for two new sustainability initiatives Walmart is championing.The first is our financial support for a closed loop recycling fund, which will be designed to increase recycling rates in the U.S. by providing low interest loans to municipalities to advance projects that increase collection and improve recycling infrastructure. more...
  • April 10, 2014 - 3:10pm
    March 11 marked the official Grand Opening of a new Pampers Plant in Gyöngyös, Hungary—just 16 months after we broke ground.More than 180 people—from government leaders to suppliers, as well as P&G executives and employees—attended the Grand Opening. In his public remarks, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban (pictured below) praised P&G’s contribution to the Hungarian society and economy, and expressed his appreciation to P&G as an investor and partner.more...
  • April 8, 2014 - 9:04am
    Today, we announced an advancement in our global sustainability goals by declaring a commitment to no deforestation in our palm oil supply chain. Our aim is to help improve practices with all its suppliers, including small local farmers, to ensure protection of forests.“P&G’s commitment to no deforestation in our palm supply chain is unequivocal,” said Len Sauers, P&G Vice President of Global Sustainability.Our new goals call for ensuring no deforestation in our entire palm supplymore...
  • April 1, 2014 - 11:47am
    The March 28th Grand Opening of our Singapore Innovation Center (SgIC) marks a bold step forward in our commitment to the 4.8 billion lives we touch worldwide. On hand to inaugurate the Center were Tharman Shanmugaratnam (Singapore Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance), Kirk Wagar (U.S. Ambassador to Singapore) and several senior P&G Executives.more...
  • December 16, 2013 - 3:18pm
    We’ve received some noteworthy honors over the last couple of months. Rather than post one story for each, we thought we’d combine them into one round-up story, with some of the highlights. The envelope, please…Jodi Allen Named NAFE Woman of ExcellenceLast week, our very own Jodi Allen, VP of North America Marketing & Brand Operations (pictured here, center), received the National Association of Female Executives (NAFE) Mentorship Award, among its 2013 Women of Excellence.more...
  • December 6, 2013 - 11:46am
    Yesterday marked an important day for P&G Indonesia, where we officially inaugurated a new plant in Jakarta.The Jakarta Plant represents a multi-year investment to build world-class facilities that manufacture multiple categories of products from our portfolio of trusted brands.more...
  • November 8, 2013 - 4:10pm
    Six months ago, at the first stroke of a Rolls Royce Trent 60 Gas Turbine and Heat Recovery Steam Generator, our Mehoopany Plant took its final step off the electrical power grid.  This state-of-the-art generator (the second to be installed at the site) uses one of the most efficient Aeroderivative Gas Turbines in the world—essentially the same engine found on an Airbus A380—making our Mehoopany Plant now a net exporter of electricity to the electrical power grid.more...
  • October 30, 2013 - 10:07am
    Today we announced the expansion of our partnership with The American Red Cross as a member of their Disaster Responder Program, supporting the Red Cross’s work nationwide.As partners, we've worked with the American Red Cross over the past decade to respond to disasters across the United States, including the Oklahoma Tornadoes, Hurricane Isaac and Superstorm Sandy. more...
  • October 8, 2013 - 1:37pm
    In the wake of her record-breaking swim from Cuba to Florida, long-distance swim legend Diana Nyad took to the water again this morning—this time in New York’s Herald Square—for a 48-hour continuous Swim for Relief.With the goal of raising support for Hurricane Sandy relief efforts, the swim will benefit AmeriCares, a nonprofit global health and disaster relief organization that delivers aid to people in need around the world. more...