Report details progress to meet company’s 2030 Sustainability Goals
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DuPont’s 2021 Sustainability Report details the company’s progress against its 2030 Sustainability Goals and its contributions to the global fight against COVID-19.
DuPont (NYSE: DD) today announced the release of its 2021 Sustainability Report – Thriving Together, providing a comprehensive overview of the company’s progress made in its environmental, social and governance (ESG) journey, as well as efforts to achieve its 2030 Sustainability Goals.
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“Despite the challenges of 2020, our teams made meaningful progress against our 2030 Sustainability Goals, while remaining laser-focused on the safety and well-being of our colleagues, delivering for our customers, supporting our communities, and creating long-term value for all stakeholders," said Ed Breen, DuPont Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “As a premier multi-industrial company, we’ve sharpened our portfolio that places sustainability at the center of how we grow and operate our businesses; delivering innovations that address global needs for clean water, advanced mobility, personal protection, shelter, healthcare and connectivity. In this period of profound global change, the power of science to help solve some of the world’s biggest challenges underscores that innovation is the most substantive contribution DuPont can make toward a more inclusive, sustainable and resilient world.”
The report highlights the company's progress toward achieving its ambitious 2030 Sustainability Goals through accomplishments such as:
DuPont’s 2030 Sustainability Goals, aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs), are ambitious, holistic, integrated and value-creating. They underscore the importance of bringing sustainable innovations to
market and provide a roadmap guiding the company through a year of unforeseen challenges and enabling a clear path ahead for its businesses.
“This past year tested us on many fronts yet working side-by-side with our colleagues, customers and communities, we’ve shown the power of science and resiliency by thriving together,” said Alexa Dembek, DuPont Chief Technology & Sustainability Officer. “This report reflects our progress in accelerating our ESG journey and delivering on our purpose to empower the world with the essential innovations to thrive. We have challenged ourselves with ambitious goals and though our innovations, products, operations, and people, we are poised for growth and passionate about helping create positive societal change now and in the future.”
The report which is available at www.dupont.com/about/sustainability.html has been prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards. The report methodology aligns with the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) standards and adheres to the ten principles in the United Nations Global Compact.
DuPont (NYSE: DD) is a global innovation leader with technology-based materials and solutions that help transform industries and everyday life. Our employees apply diverse science and expertise to help customers advance their best ideas and deliver essential innovations in key markets including electronics, transportation, construction, water, healthcare and worker safety. More information about the company, its businesses and solutions can be found at www.dupont.com. Investors can access information included on the Investor Relations section of the website at www.investors.dupont.com.
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DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders, we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit www.dupont.com.
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