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Abbott Sustainability

Resources and links to information on Abbott’s efforts to build a more responsible, sustainable and inclusive business.

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Delivering Shared Value With Rapid Diagnostics
Despite health improvements made across Africa in recent years, significant health challenges remain for 1.2 billion people living across the continent. The region shoulders some of the world's heaviest infectious disease burdens: 90 percent of the world’s malaria cases and nearly 70 percent of the 36.7 million HIV cases worldwide. Adding further complication, healthcare access for those...
Jul 31, 2018 5:30 PM ET
Abbott Named Corporate Citizen of the Year
The Executives’ Club of Chicago has named Abbott the 2018 Corporate Citizen of the Year. Each year, the award is given to a company that demonstrates leadership in corporate social responsibility. Abbott was honored this year for building stronger communities around the world, including the significant impact Abbott employees make through hands-on volunteering and employee giving. In...
Jul 23, 2018 7:30 PM ET
Abbott Partners with Nonprofits to Provide Disaster Relief - Before the Storm
It’s not enough to be reactive when hurricanes strike— for hurricane season, the best defense is a good offense. Advance preparation ensures that aid can be delivered more quickly, ultimately saving more lives. That’s why Abbott is working with Feeding America® and Direct Relief to supply ‘disaster relief packs’ – kits with nutrition and healthcare products— at food banks and clinics to...
Jun 12, 2018 6:55 PM ET
Abbott Named One of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens for 10th Consecutive Year by Corporate Responsibility Magazine
Today, Abbott was once again recognized by Corporate Responsibility Magazine on its annual list of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens.  The company ranked No. 14 this year, and has been on the list for 10 consecutive years. The 100 Best Corporate Citizens list recognizes the standout sustainability performance of public companies across the United States, focused on environmental...
May 7, 2018 6:05 PM ET
Abbott Expands Disaster Relief, Providing $4.25 Million to Help Families Affected by Hurricane Maria, Earthquakes in Mexico, Other Recent Hurricanes
To help families affected by recent disasters, Abbott and its foundation the Abbott Fund are providing $4.25 million in donated products and grants to support hurricane and earthquake relief. Most recent efforts focus on Hurricane Maria and earthquakes in Mexico – here's a brief summary of our efforts, with links for more information: For Hurricane Maria, Abbott and the Abbott Fund...
Sep 29, 2017 11:45 AM ET