DuPont 2020 Sustainability Goals

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DuPont 2020 Sustainability Goals

Since 1990, DuPont has been at the forefront of the sustainability movement. Twenty-five years later, we continue our leadership journey by announcing a set of 2020 Sustainability Goals that integrate sustainability in our innovation process, further improve our operational footprint, and continue our efforts to enhance global food security. As we look toward the future, science and innovation will be essential to making our planet’s resources secure.

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Q&A with DuPont Chief Sustainability Officer
1. What attracted you to leave the public sector and join DuPont? DuPont has a long history of developing sustainable solutions for a remarkable number of industries. Take food for example — DuPont solutions are at every stage of the food value chain, from seed technology that helps farmers weather droughts to innovative packaging that reduces food waste during storage...
Oct 20, 2016 8:45 AM ET
DuPont Issues 2016 Sustainability Report
DuPont has released its 2016 Sustainability Report, highlighting progress against its 2020 Sustainability Goals and ongoing commitment to areas such as food security, environmental stewardship, and diversity and inclusion.  “DuPont has a long history...
Oct 13, 2016 9:15 AM ET
DuPont 2020 Energy Goal Case Study: Changing the Way We Power Our Labs
As a world leader in science-based innovation, DuPont is constantly pursuing new frontiers in agriculture and nutrition, advanced materials, and bio-based industrials.  The science of transforming the world requires a lot of things --- perseverance, world-class scientists and engineers, and cutting edge research and development facilities to name a few.  And, it also takes a lot of energy.  In...
Aug 10, 2016 11:05 AM ET
A Banner Year for Sustainability: Translating the Results of 2015
2015 was a pivotal year for global sustainability.  In September, the leaders of 193 United Nations (UN) Member States adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  The SDGs, comprised of a set of 169 targets, are the heir to Millennium Development Goals and represent a shared vision for what needs to be achieved by 2030 to secure a sustainable future.   A few months after the SDGs were...
Apr 14, 2016 11:25 AM ET
Working on What Matters: 6 Lessons in Corporate Water Stewardship
Over the past two decades, companies have taken a limited view on water stewardship programs by largely focusing their efforts on water use reduction within their manufacturing operations.  Impactful corporate water stewardship must focus on operations in water-scarce or stressed locations because water is a shared resource, vital to the local communities that support the company’s operations...
Jan 18, 2016 10:15 AM ET