The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that 75 percent of the waste stream in the U.S. is recoverable, but only 30 percent actually gets recycled or composted.
With millions of disposable coffee cups finding their way into landfill each year, businesses have been searching for ways to increase recycling of the single-use item.
If we can leverage water stewardship commitments to fight for market share, it would mean more water stewards and ultimately greater sustainability.
“Every Community Must Be Part of Our Shared Value Mission”. Q&A with Nestlé Waters Chief Sustainability Officer, Nelson Switzer
Access to clean, safe, secure, sustainable drinking water should be a fundamental human right.
The AWS Standard aligns with our longstanding commitment to sustainable water management and creating shared value in the communities in which we operate.
By going landfill-free we’re keeping over 5 million pounds of waste out of landfills every year.