Key MilestonesA History of Our Sustainability Work

History - Sustainability Pillar - The Consumer Goods Forum

2015: Board approves Food Waste Resolution

2014: Publication of the Sustainable Soy Sourcing Guidelines

2014: Board of Directors Calls for Binding Global Climate Change Deal

2014: Mike Barry (March) and Jeff Seabright (June) appointed Co-Chairs of the Pillar

2013: Publication of the Paper, Pulp and Packaging Sourcing Guidelines

2013: Along with US Government, we are a founding partner of the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020

2013: Launch of the Activation Toolkit

2012: Launch of the Communications Glossary

2011: Launch of the Global Protocol on Packaging

2010: Deforestation and Refrigeration Resolutions approved by Board

2009: Sustainability Pillar work begins following creation of The Consumer Goods Forum


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