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Pfizer's Green Journey

Managing Our Footprint
Pfizer is on a Green Journey. We are integrating environmental sustainability into our business and supplier network. This is another way Pfizer is "Working together for a healthier world.®" Building on a foundation of successful programs, we apply innovative approaches to manage our impact on climate change, improve product stewardship and manage water resources.

Pfizer has a long-standing commitment to protecting our employees' health and safety, the environment and the communities in which we operate. We continue to emphasize full compliance with legal requirements and have developed a clear vision that focuses on where Pfizer's Green Journey can add value.

Pfizer's Green Journey includes:



Pfizer's Environmental Sustainability Goals

Compared with a 2012 baseline, by the end of 2020 Pfizer will:

  • Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 20%
  • Reduce the amount of waste disposed by 15%
  • Reduce water withdrawal by 5% (excluding non-contact cooling water)

As a commitment to the sustainability of our supply chain, Pfizer has adopted the goal that by the end of 2020:

  • 100% of key suppliers support Pfizer's supplier code of conduct and be aligned with the PSCI principles
  • 100% of key suppliers manage their environmental impacts through effective sustainability programs
  • 90% of key suppliers institute reduction goals for greenhouse gas emissions, waste disposal, and water withdrawal


Accolades and Recognition