Boeing & the Environment

Primary tabs

Boeing & the Environment

When it comes to the environment, Boeing leads with technology and innovation. Learn more about our environmental commitment at

Content from this campaign

Biofuel-powered, Laser-loaded Boeing Plane of the Future Visits FedEx Hub
Powered by 100 percent biofuel, FedEx's Boeing 777 ecoDemonstrator celebrated Earth Day with a stop at the shipping giant's Memphis hub. The 777 will spend the next few months as a flying technology testbed for development of innovations to help improve environmental performance. The 777 ecoDemonstrator is the first commercial aircraft to fly on 100 percent biofuel-- aircraft today fly...
Apr 25, 2018 8:00 AM ET
Tiny Fish, Big Impact for Duwamish Waterway
Due to efforts by The Boeing Company, a stretch of habitat in Puget Sound's Lower Duwamish Waterway is booming with baby salmon, called smolt. By restoring the shoreline habitat, the juvenile salmon have a place to play before they swim out to sea to become adults. Boeing, in collaboration with local partners along the Duwamish, continue to monitor the habitat is working as designed. ...
Mar 28, 2018 4:00 PM ET
Researchers Use Recycled Carbon Fiber to Improve Permeable Pavement
Recycled carbon fiber composite scrap received from Boeing manufacturing facilities helps solve the environmental challenge of stormwater run-off.
Mar 5, 2018 9:25 AM ET
National Recognition for Boeing's Environmental Leadership in South Carolina
A transformative wildlife protection initiative in South Carolina, spearheaded by Boeing in partnership with government and private sector agencies, has earned the highest level of conservation certification from the U.S. Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) and is leading the way for similar efforts from other corporations in the state. “This is Boeing’s first Gold level certification, an...
Jan 30, 2018 8:00 AM ET
Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Was Just Certified by FAA
The new Dreamliner jet is designed to be at least 25 percent more fuel efficient than the planes it is replacing.
Jan 24, 2018 2:45 PM ET