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Sustainable Operations

As a global organization with more than 300,000 products and employing 50,000 people across more than 65 countries, we recognize the importance of reducing the environmental impacts of our own operations.

We are focused on reducing the greenhouse gas emissions, energy consumption, water use and waste impact associated with our operations—without sacrificing quality or time delivery. In addition to our own operations, we collaborate with our supply chain partners to further reduce our combined environmental impacts.

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How Does MilliporeSigma Help to Repair the Mississippi River?
The Mississippi River is the United States’ most well-known river which serves multiple purposes, including drainage for 40 percent of the United States’ waterflow and creating fertile ground where agriculture, trade and cities have flourished for centuries. It also serves as the drinking water source for 50 cities and 20 million people. But with all this development along its riverbanks, it...
Aug 8, 2018 1:30 PM ET
Energy Efficiency Benefits NH Businesses
By Brianna Brand Although popular and highly effective, solar panels aren’t the only option to save on energy costs. In fact, energy efficiency is a tried and true method to reduce energy consumption and lower energy costs with a rapid return on investment. Beyond the economic benefits, energy efficiency measures such as improved lighting, weatherization and efficient heating and...
Oct 2, 2017 10:15 AM ET
MilliporeSigma Centers Work Toward a Smaller Carbon Footprint in India
India is the third-largest emitter of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the world, accounting for 6.8 percent of global CO2 emissions. At the 2015 United Nations Convention on Climate Change, India signed the Paris Agreement and committed to reducing CO2 emissions 35 percent by 2030 compared to 2005 emission levels. Since then, the Indian government has introduced emissions control measures for power...
Sep 29, 2017 1:00 PM ET
Energy Efficiency Benefits NH Businesses: A Success Story
Although popular and highly effective, solar panels aren’t the only option to save on energy costs. In fact, energy efficiency is a tried and true method to reduce energy consumption and lower energy costs with a rapid return on investment. Beyond the economic benefits, energy efficiency measures such as improved lighting, weatherization and efficient heating & cooling equipment can...
Sep 7, 2017 9:35 AM ET
Sigma-Aldrich® Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
ST. LOUIS, September 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL), a leading Life Science and High Technology Company, was recently named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), a list of leading companies from around the world in terms of their social, environmental and economic performance. Sigma-Aldrich, which has been named for three consecutive...
Sep 22, 2015 10:30 AM ET

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