- Boeing (NYSE:BA) publishes 2011 Environment Report

The report focuses on actions the Company is taking to improve the environmental performance of its products
Jun 1, 2011 9:52 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) June 1, 2011 - Boeing (NYSE:BA) has issued its fourth annual Environment Report. While increasing airplane production, Boeing generated year-over-year improvements in environmental performance. Since 2002, on a revenue-adjusted basis, Boeing has reduced carbon dioxide emissions by 28 percent, energy consumption by 30 percent, hazardous-waste generation by 44 percent and water intake by 41 percent. In 2010, 73 percent of solid waste generated was diverted from landfills, up from 68 percent the previous year.

In addition to providing a detailed accounting of emissions, the report focuses on actions Boeing is taking to improve the environmental performance of its products, reduce the environmental footprint of its global operations and clean up locations affected by past business practices.

The report is available at and Boeing invites feedback via a short online survey available in the report.

Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company and the leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in more than 90 countries.