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PepsiCo Environmental Sustainability

To the planet we all share...It’s our promise to be a good citizen of the world, protecting the Earth’s natural resources through innovation and more efficient use of land, energy, water and packaging in our operations.

We’re a dynamic global business focused on sustainable growth that relies on the Earth’s natural resources every day. As we grow our businesses in developed countries and expand in developing and emerging countries, we remain committed to minimizing the impact our business has on the environment. We strive to use only methods and tools that are scientifically proven, socially responsible and economically sound.

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PepsiCo Brazil Turns Oat Hull Waste Into Environmentally Friendly, Inexpensive Energy Source
At the Quaker Oats plant in Porto Alegre, Brazil, PepsiCo is taking an innovative and environmentally friendly approach to energy production.  Instead of using fossil fuels, like natural gas, to fuel its steam-producing boiler that is used to process oats for Quaker products, the company has turned to a renewable biomass – oat hulls. Oat hulls, the outer shells of oat grains, are...
Jun 4, 2015 8:00 AM ET
Sustainable Coconut Farming: Turning Waste Water to Fertilizer
PepsiCo Brazil partnered with coconut suppliers in São Mateus, Brazil to send processed effluent from the wastewater treatment plant connected to a PepsiCo coconut supplier, to a neighboring farm to be used for irrigation and as fertilizer. The treated wastewater contains large amounts of nutrients, especially potassium, which is beneficial in coconut farming. View additional...
Feb 3, 2015 10:25 AM ET
PepsiCo, Walmart Partner to Promote Recycling
In April 2014, PepsiCo and the PepsiCo Foundation were proud to join Walmart and the Walmart Foundation, along with 15 other leading companies, in announcing plans to launch a recycling initiative called the Closed Loop Fund, which is intended to increase the availability of recycling throughout the U.S. The Fund plans to invest $100 million in recycling infrastructure projects and increase...
Jan 27, 2015 10:00 AM ET
Using the Sun to Power PepsiCo Operations
Solar panels are creating clean energy and reducing costs at PepsiCo's Tolleson, Ariz. facility. Since early 2014, flat solar photovoltaic panels generate enough electricity to power approximately 200 average Arizona homes for an entire year – or over 10% of the electricity used by the entire Tolleson facility each year. View additional PepsiCo Performance with Purpose stories...
Jan 20, 2015 10:00 AM ET
PepsiCo Renews Commitment to Veterans Through Recycling Initiative
There are many ways to say thank you for the sacrifice and service of veterans and their families on Veterans Day. PepsiCo adds an unlikely way to this list—by recycling. Through PepsiCo Recycling, recycled beverage containers translate into business training opportunities for veterans around the nation. This November, PepsiCo will officially be recognized as the first 3-...
Nov 3, 2014 11:00 AM ET