Moving Towards Zero Waste

Moving Towards Zero Waste

At Albertsons Companies, our commitment to responsibly use resources includes thoughtful consideration of how we can reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills and recycle what was once considered trash. Our manufacturing facilities have committed to being zero waste by diverting over 90% of our waste from the landfill by the year 2022.

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Albertsons Companies Celebrates America Recycles Week
Did you know November 15 was America Recycles Day? We recycle throughout our operations, including in our offices, manufacturing plants, distribution centers, and stores! In 2019 alone, Albertsons Companies recycled more than 780 million pounds of cardboard and 25 million pounds of plastic film and bags. Join us in celebrating by recycling at home and buying products made with recycled content...
Nov 19, 2020 12:30 PM ET
Trex Company and Albertsons Companies Recycle Bulk Pharmacy Dispensing Bottles to Make Decking Material and Keep Plastic Out of Landfills
WINCHESTER, Va. and BOISE, Idaho, Nov 12, 2020 / 3BL Media / - Trex Company (NYSE: TREX) and Albertsons Companies (NYSE: ACI) are elevating their shared commitment to...
Nov 12, 2020 5:15 PM ET
Pacific Coast Collaborative to Lead One of the Largest Public-Private Partnerships to Reduce Food Waste
The Pacific Coast Collaborative (PCC) announces plans to lead a US-based public-private partnership - one of the largest in the world - to address wasted food. …The PCC’s goal...
Sep 9, 2020 4:55 PM ET
Connecting Innovation and Community Through Styrofoam Recycling
In 2017, Safeway/Albertsons became one of only two companies in Washington to own and operate a Styrofoam Densifying Machine. Today, Safeway/Albertsons diverts 45,000 lbs. of Styrofoam out of Washington landfills annually.  Earlier this year, the City of Auburn partnered with Safeway/Albertsons to provide two collection events for the Auburn public, collecting over 4,500 cubic...
Jan 29, 2020 9:35 AM ET
Shoppers, Stores Preparing for Albuquerque’s Plastic Bag Ban
...Albertsons said it won’t just remove plastic bags in Albuquerque, they’ll do it in Rio Rancho, Los Lunas and Taos, too. “It’s not law but it’s sustainability efforts, just to put us in a better, global position,” said Regional VP for Albertsons, Travis Chaney. Read the story from KRQE...
Dec 26, 2019 9:00 AM ET