Sustainability remains top of mind among today's consumers, with the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reporting energy efficiency1 to be a primary driver in home buyer preferences.
Whirlpool Corporation recognizes the need for eco-friendly living, and is committed to environmental sustainability, as demonstrated in the latest 2020 Sustainability Report. The report outlines the company's approach to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives, and details progress in meeting its ambitious sustainability and Inclusion & Diversity targets. For example:
The corporation stayed true to delivering quality products while protecting the environment, despite the disruptions and uncertainty of 2020.
"We are proud of the role we play in protecting our people and our planet and continue to push ourselves to deliver on our ambitious goals."
"Sustainability is core to our culture and is of paramount importance to our vision-being the best kitchen and laundry appliance company in constant pursuit of improving life at home," said Marc Bitzer, Chairman and CEO of Whirlpool Corporation. "As we worked to manage the challenges of COVID-19 in 2020, our resiliency enabled us to take care of our employees, consumers and communities while still meeting and advancing our environmental and social commitments. We are proud of the role we play in protecting our people and our planet and continue to push ourselves to deliver on our ambitious goals."