Whirlpool Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of major home appliances, has once again proven its leadership position by being recognized as a 2019 Eco-Leader by Green Builder® magazine, the building industry’s leading publication focused on green building and sustainable development.
A consistent focus on sustainability is part of Whirlpool Corporation’s heritage of innovative, efficient products and its long-term commitment to its communities.
Each year, Green Builder Media’s editorial team recognizes pioneering companies that are paving the way to a sustainable future with innovative products and forward-thinking ideas. These corporations are often renowned for confronting environmental challenges by creating innovative solutions for product development, manufacturing, supply chain management, community engagement, and reducing their environmental footprint.
Whirlpool® Compact Washer and True Ventless Compact Dryer Pair
Whirlpool Corporation integrates sustainability considerations into every aspect of its business. On top of driving product efficiency, reducing GHG emissions and improving efficiency throughout operations and its supply chain, Whirlpool Corporation continues to drive innovation and environmental efficiency. The company invests in initiatives that seek to explore and redefine the role its products can play in living more sustainably.
Most notably, Whirlpool Corporation, along with Purdue University, has transformed an existing home near Purdue’s campus into a world-class research laboratory and sustainable living showcase. The ReNEWW House provides valuable insights for its homebuilder collaborators and customers on technologies that enable sustainable living.
The ReNEWW House near Purdue University
By delivering on its commitments to improve the environmental efficiency of plants and products while making a positive impact on people and the planet, Whirlpool Corporation is proud to be named an industry leader in sustainability within the appliance industry.
Additional details on Whirlpool Corporation’s public sustainability commitments, priorities and progress can be found in the 2018 Corporate Sustainability Report. For more information about Whirlpool Corporation, its sustainability efforts and other offerings for industry professionals, visit WhirlpoolPro.com/Sustainability.