Owens Corning Sustainability Report sees significant progress

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In releasing its eighth annual Sustainability Report, Owens Corning reported significant progress toward achieving its 2020 environmental footprint goals, while highlighting Owens Corning's distinction as the winner of the exclusive Green Cross for Safety medal from the National Safety Council for leadership and progress in safety.

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Owens Corning reported significant progress toward achieving its 2020 environmental footprint goals
Owens Corning reported significant progress toward achieving its 2020 environmental footprint goals, and declared its intentions to expand its handprint beyond the walls of its facilities in its eighth annual Sustainability Report.
The company defines its handprint as the net-positive effects of its products, market-leading work to drive energy efficiency and climate-impact improvements across the built environment, and improving the lives of employees, their families and their communities.
"Dedicating time and energy to achieving our sustainability goals, expanding our handprint, is one way we are striving to be better, every day, as a company," said Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer Frank O'Brien-Bernini. "This effort includes the products we offer, collaborating with customers to increase the positive impact of those products in the world and productively engaging in our communities."
The report also highlights Owens Corning's distinction as the winner of the exclusive Green Cross for Safety medal from the National Safety Council for leadership and progress in safety. In 2013, the company extended its industry-leading track record of safety achievement with performance comparable to 2012.
Building on the successes of its first 10-year sustainability goals, this is the third year the company is reporting against its 2020 goals. Introduced in 2011, the company's 2020 goals were designed to expand the scope and further raise the bar on its commitment to...



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