Corporate 2025+2030 commitments
Corporate 2025 Commitments and Corporate 2030 Commitments, for our whole packaging porfolio.
At Sonoco, we’re manufacturing to ensure a sustainable future, by continuously challenging ourselves to create a better world and brighter tomorrow. Take a look at our 5 key 2025 Corporate Sustainability Commitments and our 3 key 2030 Corporate sustainability commitments below.
We will increase the equivalent, by weight, the amount we recycle or cause to be recycled from 65% to 85% relative to the volume or product we put into the marketplace by 2025.
We will ensure approximately 75% of our global rigid plastic packaging is capable of making the relevant on-package recyclable claim by 2025.
We will ensure all our production facilities utilizing plastic pellets have systems to prevent environmental discharges. In addition, we will not utilize resin additives that result in microplastics.
We are committed to work closely with our customers to help them achieve their post-consumer recycled content commitments.
Sonoco will conduct water risk studies at our manufacturing facilities, which account for at least 90% of our water usage, by 2024.
Scope 1 & Scope 2 Emission reduction:
Sonoco will reduce its absolute Scope 1 and 2 emissions at least 25% by 2030 (2020 baseline).
Scope 2 & Scope 3 Emission reduction:
Sonoco, in cooperation with its suppliers and customers, will reduce its Scope 3 emissions in line with the 2°C Absolute Contraction Approach resulting in 13.5% absolute Scope 3 emissions reduction by 2030 (2019 baseline).
Energy Efficiency improved by 8%:
Sonoco will continue energy efficiency improvement in its manufacturing plants and reduce normalized energy usage by at least 8% by 2030 (2020 baseline).
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The experts at Sonoco ThermoSafe have worked tirelessly to ensure the whole team has the scope 1,2, 3 2025 and 2030 Sonoco objectives at the heart of its operations.
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