Caterpillar's 2017 Sustainability Report

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Caterpillar's 2017 Sustainability Report

In its 2017 Sustainability Report, Caterpillar illustrates how its helping its customers build a better world. The report highlights how the company is providing value to customers by making sustainable progress possible through its operations, products, services and solutions that make safe, productive and efficient use of resources. Learn more at

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Caterpillar and the Space Age Chemical
Grinder burn is caused by improper grinding in the manufacturing process and can cause parts to fail prematurely. Caterpillar routinely uses an acid etch check on a variety of manufactured parts to detect any presence of grinder burn. Click here to read how the Advanced Materials...
Oct 30, 2018 6:00 PM ET
Caterpillar | Working More Sustainably
Our Engine Center in Seguin, Texas, manufactures, tests and paints diesel engines for Caterpillar customers. These activities generate a variety of byproduct materials, the most significant of which is the process water that comes from engine hot testing. At one point, the facility produced more than 100,000 gallons of wastewater every month. In Gauteng, South Africa, the project...
Oct 26, 2018 7:00 AM ET
Caterpillar Thiruvallur Energy Efficiency & Renewables
The long-term strategy at Caterpillar India Private Limited in Thiruvallur, India, includes embedding sustainability in manufacturing through renewable energy and energy conservation. Click here to learn about the key piece of this strategy – the implementation of a solar microgrid...
Oct 22, 2018 5:00 PM ET
Caterpillar Partners With International Women’s Day
At Caterpillar, we know what it means to be bold. It’s appropriate, then, that in 2017, for the first time, Caterpillar served as an International Women’s Day partner; and the 2017 theme was #BeBoldForChange. Click here to learn more about the number of programs Caterpillar has to...
Oct 17, 2018 3:00 PM ET
Caterpillar | Helping to Eliminate Ergonomic Risk
Assembly processes that include awkward postures for employees can lead to an increased risk of ergonomic injury. Click here to learn more about how the Piracicaba, Brazil, facility took steps to evaluate ergonomic risks and find solutions.
Oct 15, 2018 11:00 AM ET