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Lawn and garden and pet products supplier Central Garden & Pet is the latest industry company to release a report regarding the company’s environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives.
Central Garden & Pet said its inaugural “Central Impact Report” details the supplier’s long-term growth agenda so that sustainable practices can be incorporated into long-term planning and day-to-day business decisions.
“At Central Garden & Pet, we believe that home is central to life, and we strive to be Central to home,” said Tim Cofer, CEO of Central Garden & Pet. “This is why we are committed to doing our part to protect the planet, care for the local communities we serve, and provide a safe and rewarding place to work for the more than 7,000 dedicated Central employees.”
The company’s Central Impact Strategy focuses on three priorities, that the company believes it can drive meaningful change.
The company will measure its progress across 10 critical areas, which are embedded inside each of these priorities.
Protecting the Planet: Energy & Greenhouse Gases, Water, Waste, Biodiversity
“Because the garden and pet industries mean a great deal to so many, we understand that we have not only the opportunity but also the responsibility to make a difference and drive positive change," Cofer said.