Environmental & Social Sustainability Metrics

Sustainability Metrics

Our Metrics

Environmental Metrics

In keeping with our ongoing commitment to natural resource conservation and environmental protection, our key environmental metrics are aligned with industry standards and those most applicable to our operations. The charts presented here demonstrate progress toward our environmental goals, in line with our “maintain and gain” philosophy to continually improve as we grow our business.

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  • Carbon
  • Fuel
  • Electricity
  • Water Input
  • Waste to Landfill
  • Solvent Use
Chart: Bemis Company Scope 1 and 2 Emissions Reduction

Scope 1 & 2 Emissions

(CO2e metric tons)

25% reduction in scope 1 emissions since 2010
16% reduction in scope 2 emissions since 2010

 


Scope 1 & 2 Emissions as defined by the GHG Protocol Corporate Standard

Chart: Bemis Company 21% fuel reduction since 2010

Fuel (MWh)

21% reduction in fuel since 2010

Chart: Bemis Company 11% electricity reduction since 2010

Electricity (including steam)

(MWh)

11% reduction in electricity since 2010

Chart: Bemis Company 70% reduction in water input since 2010

Water Input*

(m3)

70% reduction in water input since 2010

 


*water input used as a surrogate for process water discharged

Chart: Bemis Company 58% reduction in waste to landfill since 2010

Waste to Landfill

(metric tons)

58% reduction in waste to landfill since 2010

Chart: Bemis Company 23% reduction in solvent use since 2010

Solvent Use

(metric tons)

23% reduction in solvent use since 2010

Safety Metrics

Bemis has an unwavering commitment to safety. Each of our facilities has measurable safety goals to promote continuous improvement and safe business practices. Presented below are some of our key safety metrics.

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  • Total Recordable Injuries
  • Days Away Restricted or Transferred
Chart: Bemis Company 71% reduction in TRIR since 2007

TRIR (Total Recordable Injury Rate)

(per 100 employees per year)

71% reduction in TRIR since 2007

Chart: Bemis Company 70% reduction in DART since 2007

DART (Days Away Restricted or Transferred) Rate

(per 100 employees per year)

70% reduction in DART since 2007