Xylem Sustainability Report 2015 | Creating a More Sustainable Product Portfolio
Solving water challenges is a never-ending mission, and Xylem is working to ensure its built to endure the long road ahead.
In 2015, Xylem transitioned its production of new mobile Godwin brand dewatering pumps in the U.S. to meet new Tier 4 emission standards. The standards, issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, require diesel engines that emit significantly lower particulate matter and nitrogen oxides. As one of the world’s largest provider of rental and for-sale portable, diesel-powered dewatering pumps, Xylem’s adherence with the new standards positions us for more and bigger jobs.
Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling customers to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public utility, residential and commercial building services, industrial and agricultural settings. The company does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands, and its people bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on finding local solutions to the world’s most challenging water and wastewater problems. Xylem is headquartered in Rye Brook, New York with 2015 revenues of $3.7 billion and approximately 12,500 employees worldwide. Xylem was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, North America, for the last four years for advancing sustainable business practices and solutions worldwide, and the Company has satisfied the requirements to be a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series each year since 2013. For more information, please visit www.xylem.com.