SC Johnson Makes Significant Progress Toward 2025 Targets in Tackling Plastic Pollution, Update Revealed in Global Commitment Report from Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Pubblicato il: 05/11/2020 09:01
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RACINE, Wis., Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Johnson, one of the world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning and other consumer and professional products, is making significant progress toward its 2025 targets to tackle plastic pollution. The company's work to create a more sustainable world is highlighted today in the publication of Ellen MacArthur Foundation's second annual report on the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment, a set of targets uniting more than 450 businesses, governments and other organizations to address plastic waste and pollution.
"SC Johnson teams are continuing to create products and packaging that give consumers more sustainable options," said Fisk Johnson, Chairman and CEO of SC Johnson. "We all have a responsibility to address this critical environmental issue, but equally none of us can solve this challenge alone. It will take a unified effort from business, government and civil society to create a circular plastic economy."
Today's report shows that although progress had been made in some areas between 2018 and 2019, more needs to be done, and at greater speed, in order to achieve the 2025 targets.
The report findings and plastic waste challenge will be discussed at 2 p.m. GMT this afternoon in a
SC Johnson Progress in Tackling Plastic Waste CrisisIn association with the Global Commitment, SC Johnson is pursuing a series of goals to accelerate its progress to tackle plastic waste, including:
For more information on SC Johnson's commitment to addressing plastic pollution and to learn how the company is helping to support a more circular plastic economy, visit
To read the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment report, visit
About SC JohnsonSC Johnson is a family company dedicated to innovative, high-quality products, excellence in the workplace and a long-term commitment to the environment and the communities in which it operates. Based in the USA, the company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning products and products for home storage, air care, pest control and shoe care, as well as professional products. It markets such well-known brands as GLADE