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Saving the Universe ... One Planet at a Time

Sustainability is created by practicing and promoting a resource and conservation stewardship ethic.  Our goal is to meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.

2012 Annual & Sustainability Report

By Greif, 2012
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40 Tons of Metal
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Michael J. Gasser Sustainability Award

Every job is a green job.  Every person is responsible for conducting his or her work in the most sustainable way possible.

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Picture Our World Photo Contest

Information about Greif's photo contest for employees is here.

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Peace One Day

Greif has signed on as a Corporate Coaliton member of Peace One Day, and we want you to get involved!  It's easy - in line with the theme this year that is "Who Will You Make Peace With?", we invite you to send in your commitment to Scott.Griffin@Greif.com

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Tell Our Story

Presentations and other materials to help you tell others about Greif's sustainability program and progress.

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What We Do as a Company

Our stage is the world.  Our communities and the environment are our backdrop.  We will be a conscientious global citizen, a responsive community neighbor and a responsible steward of the earth's natural resources.

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What You Can Do

What are others doing?  Read about it here!

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Learn More

Tools, training, studies, videos, best practices - all to help you learn more about the sustainable life.

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News and Events

Announcements and events

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Our commitment to reducing our energy consumption, and what we're doing about it.

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Our commitment to reducing GHG and carbon emissions, and what we're doing about it.

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