Sustainable Operations

Sustainable Operations

As a global organization with more than 300,000 products and employing 20,000 people across more than 60 countries, we recognize the importance of reducing the environmental impacts of our own operations.

We are focused on reducing the greenhouse gas emissions, energy consumption, water use and waste impact associated with our operations—without sacrificing quality or time delivery. In addition to our own operations, we collaborate with our supply chain partners to further reduce our combined environmental impacts.

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MilliporeSigma Brings New Renewable Energy to the Grid Through Virtual Power Purchase Agreement With Enel Green Power
MilliporeSigma is an anchor buyer of a 12-year renewable energy contract for the Azure Sky wind and storage project in Texas 68 megawatts (MW) offtake of the 350 MW project capacity will deliver Renewable Energy Certificates to match 100% of MilliporeSigma’s U.S. electricity consumption BURLINGTON, Mass., March 16,...
Mar 16, 2021 9:30 AM ET
MilliporeSigma Named SBER's Outstanding Corporate Leader of 2020
February 2, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Sustainability Roundtable, Inc. (SR Inc), the leader in outsourced Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) assistance, announced MilliporeSigma as the Sustainable Business & Enterprise Roundtable (SBER) Outstanding Corporate Leader of 2020 and Barbara Donaldson, Synopsys’ Senior...
Feb 2, 2021 1:05 PM ET
Smashing It, Sustainably!
Our Life Science business ships over 30,000 packages each day. So, how does our SMASH Packaging initiative ensure it’s done responsibly? We caught up with Fabien Thibault, Global Manager of Product and Packaging Sustainability, to find out. Fabien, what is “SMASH Packaging” and how does it help us to be more sustainable? SMASH Packaging is a...
Dec 7, 2020 10:10 AM ET
Employee Spotlight: Chris Famolare
MilliporeSigma Employee Spotlight: Chris Famolare As part of our employee spotlight series, we’re sitting down with Chris Famolare, global manager of sustainable operations, to learn more about how he’s driving sustainability at MilliporeSigma. The life science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany operates as MilliporeSigma in the U.S. and Canada.  ...
Oct 8, 2020 11:00 AM ET
MilliporeSigma Recognized for Sustainability Improvements at 2019 SCALE Awards
“That’s the way we’ve always done it” is known as one of the most harmful phrases in business, as it keeps companies from exploring new ideas that could lead to innovation. However, the life science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, which operates as MilliporeSigma in the U.S. and Canada, defies this mindset by continually looking for new ways to improve the sustainability of its...
Feb 18, 2020 9:45 AM ET