- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) publishes 2013 Environmental Sustainability Report - Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) publishes 2013 Environmental Sustainability Report

The report highlights the company's continued progress and outlines the company's 2020 Environmental Sustainability Plan
Monday, May 19, 2014 - 4:50am

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CONTENT: Press Release

May 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Amgen has released its 2013 environmental sustainability report highlighting the company’s continued progress and outlining the company’s 2020 Environmental Sustainability Plan. The report illustrates how environmental efforts at Amgen improve business efficiency, benefit communities, and support the company’s mission to develop innovative medicines.

To read Amgen’s report, please visit

Report highlights:

  • From 2007 through 2013, Amgen realized more than $29 million in cost savings by implementing strategic sustainability initiatives.
  • Through green biology and green chemistry practices, Amgen is conserving resources and saving time in research and manufacturing as it works to speed medicines to patients.
  • The U.S. Green Building Council named Amgen’s new fill-and-finish facility in Puerto Rico as LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Certified.
  • The environmental sustainability data in the report were independently verified by Bureau Veritas.

About Amgen
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Amgen welcomes feedback on its report via Stakeholder comments support the company’s ongoing goal of providing transparent communication about its environmental sustainability efforts.