- Ford (NYSE:F) publishes 2010-11 Sustainability Report

The report demonstrates the Company's values, & both reflects & drives outstanding economic, environmental & social performance.
Jun 15, 2011 11:55 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) June 15, 2011 - This is the 12th annual nonfinancial report of Ford Motor Company. Ford's vision for sustainability reporting is that it is the basis of organizational learning. It demonstrates Ford's values, and both reflects and drives outstanding economic, environmental and social performance. Ford's most recent previous report was released in June 2010.

Ford's focus for reporting is on Ford’s most important sustainability issues and those of most interest to report users and our stakeholders. The issues that rated highest in potential impact on the Company and concern to stakeholders are covered in a Material Issues section of this report.

Comprehensive information on a range of other significant issues is included in Ford's report in the Governance, Economy, Environment and Society sections.

Highlights from this year's report include:

  • A section on climate change that summarizes continuing progress toward global CO2 reduction goals

  • A section summarizing Ford's “Blueprint for Sustainability” and the vehicle and fuel technologies that make up the migration plan

  • An updated case study on the opportunities and challenges posed by vehicle electrification, as well as other case studies

  • A new section that examines the social and economic implications of water use

  • A section on supply chain sustainability efforts that covers industry-leading human rights initiatives, and leadership promoting environmental sustainability and materials accountability throughout the automotive supply chain

  • Letters from Ford's Executive Chairman, and President & CEO.

Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. With about 166,000 employees and about 70 plants worldwide, the company’s automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. For more information regarding Ford’s products, please visit

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