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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ReFED Analysis Reveals Food Waste Represents $18.2 Billion Profit Opportunity for Grocery Retailers
Originally published on ReFED Today, ReFED, a multi-stakeholder nonprofit committed to reducing the $218 billion of food waste in the United States, launched the...
Jan 24, 2018 7:55 AM ET
Albertsons Companies Stores Celebrate Earth Day with Plastics Recycling Partner
This April 22nd marks the 46th anniversary of Earth Day. While this is a key day to celebrate environmental achievements, it’s also important to recognize our role as environmental stewards each and every day. This is something that Albertsons Companies and our family of stores (including ACME, Albertsons, Safeway, Shaw’s, Star, United, and others) takes seriously all...
Apr 21, 2016 7:00 AM ET
Plastic Bags Being Recycled Right in County
Originally published in The Columbian, by Amy Fischer Last year’s pilot study aimed at raising awareness of proper recycling of plastic bags, wraps and films had positive results, according to the city of Vancouver. ...
Feb 18, 2016 7:00 AM ET
Albertsons Companies Celebrates America Recycles Day
America Recycles Day is observed on November 15th, it’s the only nationally recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to recycle and buy recycled products. Albertsons Companies likes to celebrate recycling every day of the year! 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...
Nov 16, 2015 7:00 AM ET
Food Retailers, Agriculture Industry, and Charitable Organizations Support First National Goal to Reduce Food Waste by 50 Percent by 2030
Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy announced the United States' first-ever national food waste reduction goal, calling for a 50-percent reduction by 2030. As part of the effort, the federal government will lead a new partnership with charitable organizations, faith-based organizations, the private sector and local, state and...
Sep 17, 2015 8:00 AM ET

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