Firmenich announced its environmental goals for 2020, pursuing the company's vision to become a carbon neutral company. The company will invest $15 million in renewable energy in order to double the current level of on-site electricity generated from renewable resources.
By 2020, Firmenich aims to reach:
- 100% of electricity from renewable resources
- Zero waste to landfill for 50% of manufacturing sites
- 20% reduction in absolute carbon dioxide emissions
- 25% decrease of water use in water stressed areas
- 15% reduction in waste generation
- Zero refrigerant R22 used