Republic Gets an ‘A’ for Climate Leadership

January 27, 2020

Republic believes that taking a leading role in combating climate change is the right thing to do for the environment and our business, and that we have the scale and the team to deliver results. In recognition of our science-based goals, strategies and actions to lower greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate climate risks, Republic is proud to be named to the CDP Climate A List.

The CDP is a leading global nonprofit organization that drives sustainable economics worldwide. CDP’s annual rankings recognize companies from around the world that are pioneers for action on climate change, water and deforestation. Click here for the full list of companies named to the CDP Climate Change A List.

“It’s rewarding to see Republic Services’ environmental efforts recognized by the CDP,” said Pete K., vice president of recycling and sustainability. “We are striving to reduce our carbon footprint while expanding our capabilities to solve our customers’ evolving recycling and waste needs through our new 2030 sustainability goals. This achievement provides important market recognition of our climate leadership.”

In 2019 Republic announced a new set of long-term goals designed to address critical global macrotrends related to the Company’s most important sustainability risks and opportunities. Click here to learn more about Republic’s ongoing sustainability commitment and the 2030 Sustainability Goals.