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Planet in Balance

Our Prescription for a Better World framework is organized around three key pillars: building healthy communities (Health in Action), protecting the planet (Planet in Balance) and creating economic opportunities (Leader in Growth). Each pillar is supported by strategic priorities and goals. 

The focus of our Planet in Balance pillar is centered on 3 strategic priorities.

  • Sustainable Operations
  • Sustainable Products and Packaging
  • Internal and External Engagement Around Our Sustainability Vision

To learn more about the Planet in Balance strategic priorities and their associated goals, refer to the Planet in Balance section of our Prescription for a Better World CSR report

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