Citizenship at ConAgra Foods: Good for the Planet

Citizenship at ConAgra Foods: Good for the Planet

We've announced new goals for 2020 to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, conserve water and eliminate waste. ConAgra's Sustainability Goals

Our St. Louis DAVID® Seeds facility was determined to challenge old habits to improve efficiency and reduce GHG emissions. Climate Change

This year, ConAgra Mills drove change by piloting flour delivery using a truck powered by liquefied natural gas. ConAgra's Transportation

About 37.9 percent of the water we use is recycled and used for irrigation at neighboring farms for beneficial agricultural use. ConAgra's Water Use

ConAgra Foods strives to redirect food waste to its most beneficial use. Eliminating Food Waste

Day by day and growing season by growing season, Lamb Weston® is transforming farming practices in a sustainable way. ConAgra's Sustainable Agriculture

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ConAgra Foods Announces Zero Waste Champions
OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 13, 2014 /3BL Media/ – In celebration of America Recycles Day, ConAgra Foods, Inc. announced its annual Zero Waste Champion award winners today, recognizing 33 of its facilities that have reached a major environmental milestone: diverting more than 95 percent of solid waste from landfills through donation, reuse and recycling. These facilities – representing more than 80...
Nov 13, 2014 9:30 AM ET
ConAgra Foods Commits to Using Sustainably Sourced Palm Oil
New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli today announced that ConAgra Foods, Inc., one of the largest food manufacturers in the U.S., has committed to using only sustainably-sourced palm oil that is grown and harvested in ways that do not contribute to rainforest destruction. As a result of the company's new policy, the New York State Common Retirement Fund (Fund) has withdrawn its...
Aug 14, 2014 2:15 PM ET
ConAgra Foods Conserves 820 Million Gallons of Water, Optimizes Packaging, Saving 7.8 Million Pounds of Material, and Eliminates 10,500 Tons of Landfill Waste
OMAHA, Neb., March 13, 2014 /3BL Media/ – ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) announced the winners of its 2014 Sustainable Development Awards yesterday, an internal awards program that drives and rewards imaginative approaches to sustainability, and produces bottom line business results. The 85 entries received this year collectively: Reduced greenhouse gas emissions by more than 9,...
Mar 13, 2014 9:20 AM ET
ConAgra Foods Facilities Again Achieve ENERGY STAR® Certification
OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The number of ConAgra Foods facilities achieving ENERGY STAR® certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) continues to grow. The company’s latest class of ENERGY STAR achievers includes eight operations, one of which, the ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston/BSW facility in Warden, Wash., is receiving an ENERGY STAR for the first time....
Dec 23, 2013 10:30 AM ET
ConAgra Foods Announces Zero Waste Champions
OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 14, 2013 /3BL Media/ – In celebration of America Recycles Day, ConAgra Foods announced its annual Zero Waste Champion award winners today, recognizing 27 facilities that have reached a major environmental milestone: diverting more than 95 percent of solid waste from landfills through reuse and recycling. These facilities –representing nearly 75 percent of the company’s total...
Nov 14, 2013 1:00 PM ET

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