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Smucker achieves 2020 environmental goals

Results published in 2019 corporate report

The J. M. Smucker Company has met several of its “Thriving Together” Corporate Impact Initiatives—a year ahead of deadline.

 Among the achievements are:

  • Attaining its 2020 goal of reducing annual waste from landfills by 95 percent
  • Reducing water use intensity by more than 15 percent
  • Signing a long-term virtual power purchase agreement to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions significantly and ensure that, by 2020, approximately 50 percent of its total electricity use is addressed by wind energy

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