Waste Reduction & Circularity

Waste Reduction & Circularity

Our company’s environmental footprint is directly tied to what we make and sell. We’re committed to creating and sourcing sustainable products and reducing unnecessary packaging and food waste. As part of our Recipe for Change, we’re eliminating food waste going to landfill, reducing the use of plastic, and accelerating our transition to a more circular economy.

Learn more on our website about our efforts to eliminate food waste going to landfill and reduce plastic waste.

Content from this campaign

Do Good Foods Launches Carbon-Reduced Chicken in Philadelphia
A new climate-forward food company, Do Good Foods, has officially launched Do Good Chicken in grocers throughout Philadelphia. Its first introduction, Do Good Chicken, is a simple, tasty, good for plate and planet option that helps fight food waste and combat climate change. Do Good Chicken can be found in the poultry section at select Albertsons [Companies] banners (Acme)…across...
May 26, 2022 11:30 AM ET
Food Waste Is a Massive Societal Issue. Climate Corps and ReFED Partner To Implement Solutions.
In 2022, Climate Corps® is teaming up with ReFED to launch a pilot program to bolster the capacity of companies to tackle food waste. Our private sector partners on this initiative for 2022 are Albertsons [Companies], Amy’s Kitchen, Aramark, CAVA, Conagra Brands, The J.M. Smucker Co., Sodexo, and United Natural Foods. The fellows will tackle projects ranging from food waste data...
May 16, 2022 10:00 AM ET
USDA and EPA Welcome New U.S. Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) welcomed seven companies to the U.S. Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions, companies that have committed to reducing food loss and waste in their U.S. operations by 50 percent by 2030. Albertsons Companies is innovating its inventory management practices, recovering food by donating to...
Feb 21, 2022 2:00 PM ET
Albertsons Companies Selects Afresh Technologies AI Platform
"Managing these variables ultimately allows us to offer our customers even higher quality fresh products and further reduce our food waste." As one of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Loss and Waste Champions, Albertsons Cos. will be able to achieve, with innovative solutions like Afresh, its goal to reduce food waste by 50% by 2030. Read the full release from Afresh...
Feb 8, 2022 8:15 AM ET
New Statewide Education Campaign Aims to Increase Recycling of Plastic Milk Jugs
The California Milk Advisory Board (CMAB) today launched a public information campaign aimed at increasing awareness of the recyclability of milk jugs made of high density polyethylene (HDPE) or #2 plastic. The "Recycle the Jug" campaign is designed to drive sustainable behavior change across the state by addressing misconceptions to ensure plastic milk jugs make it into the recycling stream...
Oct 19, 2021 7:05 PM ET