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 Program Conserves Nearly 650 Million Gallons of Water, Eliminates 3 Million Pounds of Packaging Material and Reduces Carbon Emissions
OMAHA, Neb., March 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ – ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG) announced today the winners of its 2013 Sustainable Development Awards, an internal awards program that drives and rewards innovative approaches to sustainability and produces tangible business results. The 90 entries collectively: reduced carbon emissions by more than 26,700 metric tons; reduced...
Mar 20, 2013 1:30 PM ET
Four ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston Plants Again Earn ENERGY STAR Certification
EAGLE, Idaho, December 4, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Employee commitment to corporate citizenship has again earned four ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston plants ENERGY STAR® certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA awards the ENERGY STAR—one of the most recognized green marks in the world—to plants achieving best-in-class performance, based on the EPA’s Energy...
Dec 4, 2012 10:30 AM ET
ConAgra Foods Announces Zero Waste Champions
OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 15, 2012 /3BL Media/ – In celebration of America Recycles Day, ConAgra Foods announced its annual Zero Waste Champion award winners today, recognizing 17 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 15, 2012 11:30 AM ET
ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston and Bonneville Power Honored for Energy Efficiency Efforts
ATLANTA, October 30, 2012 /3BL Media/ - The Northwest came up just shy of a sweep as the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) awarded six of its eight awards for regional excellence in energy efficiency to Northwest engineers and organizations. Half of the winners also have ties to Bonneville Power Administration’s (BPA) Energy Smart Industrial (ESI) program. “These accolades shine a...
Oct 30, 2012 6:30 PM ET