Cisco Impact Area | Environmental Sustainability

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Cisco Impact Area | Environmental Sustainability

Taking care of the planet

At Cisco, we believe environmental sustainability is critical for economies and for all global citizens. Reducing greenhouse gas emissions, preserving biodiversity and natural resources, and designing our products to minimize waste. These important actions are factored into every aspect of our business.

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Cisco Connects to the Conservation Cause
When you work at Cisco, you’re surrounded by a workforce of dedicated global problem solvers. That’s who we are at our core. From addressing our customers’ greatest business challenges to accelerating solutions that benefit our local communities and the planet—we’re dedicated to moving the needle every day. At the heart of our culture is ...
May 2, 2019 1:45 PM ET
Earth Day: What Makes Cisco a Sustainability Leader?
Nearly 50 years ago, US Senator Gaylord Nelson spearheaded the first Earth Day, sparked by the devastating 1969 oil spill off the Southern California coast. The inaugural celebration in 1970 saw 20 million Americans showing their support, followed by the passing of the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and the Endangered Species Acts by year’s end. Today, Earth Day is the largest civic...
Apr 22, 2019 1:20 PM ET
Recycle IT Day: How Cisco Tackles E-Waste
Global e-scrap dumping—it’s a serious environmental and public health issue. To help address this critical concern, Cisco hosts Recycle IT Day every year, and has done so since 2002. Around the world, Cisco locations act as collection points for employees to drop off e-scrap like end-of-life electronics from their home or...
Apr 19, 2019 11:30 AM ET
Taking Ambition on Climate Change to the Next Level
This blog was guest written by Kathy Mulvany, Vice President, Corporate Sustainability, Cisco “Our world is in the early stages of a sustainability revolution…with the magnitude of the industrial revolution and the speed of the digital revolution.” – Al Gore, 2018 Global Climate Action Summit This is just one of the many thoughtful and inspiring takeaways I heard at the...
Jan 15, 2019 10:35 AM ET
Cisco Announces New Goal to Reduce Its Use of Virgin Plastic by 20%
At Cisco, we are focused on making sustainable thinking a business imperative. Using the lens of the circular economy, we are changing the way we do business, including being more deliberate about how and when to use plastic. Like many companies, Cisco uses plastic across its product portfolio and in its packaging. Plastic has a lot of benefits, from its technical...
Nov 1, 2018 9:15 AM ET