Daily CSR
Daily CSR

Daily CSR
Daily news about corporate social responsibility, ethics and sustainability

Green Plains 2022 Sustainability Report: Achieving Carbon Neutrality & Unprecedented Safety Milestones


Green Plains 2022 Sustainability Report: Achieving Carbon Neutrality & Unprecedented Safety Milestones

Introducing the latest triumph from Green Plains Inc: The 2022 Sustainability Report! Brace yourself for an exceptional showcase of their unwavering dedication to the environment, society, and governance.

With a resounding commitment to achieving carbon neutrality in operational emissions by 2050, Green Plains has already made remarkable strides. But that's not all! The report shines a spotlight on their enhanced governance, transparent disclosures, rigorous third-party validation procedures, and exemplary safety practices. Prepare to be inspired by Green Plains' relentless pursuit of a greener future.

“Green Plains has always been a true sustainability story,” said Todd Becker, President and CEO.

“We are uniquely positioned at the intersection of agriculture, energy and technology, and have a crucial role to play in decarbonizing the ingredients needed to feed and fuel a growing world. Our longstanding commitment to sustainability has only grown every year, as evidenced in each annual Sustainability Report detailing our achievements. We emphasize credibility, transparency and accountability in our role as a leader in sustainable agriculture technology.”

Prepare to be astounded by the extraordinary accomplishments highlighted in the 2022 Sustainability Report. Among a myriad of triumphs, here are just a few that will leave you speechless:

Witness a remarkable 26% reduction in operational greenhouse gas emissions since the 2018 baseline, a testament to Green Plains' unwavering commitment to combat climate change.

Hold your breath as you discover a staggering 46% decrease in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Total Recordable Incident Rate from 2020, effortlessly surpassing the 2025 goal.

Feel the thrill of validation from the esteemed Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi), as Green Plains' near-term 2030 targets receive the prestigious stamp of approval. Aligned with a 1.5°C trajectory, this designation represents the pinnacle of ambition and environmental stewardship.

Prepare for a groundbreaking moment as shareholders wholeheartedly endorse the proposal to declassify the Board of Directors, a move that empowers and amplifies shareholder rights, ushering in a new era of corporate governance.

These are just a glimpse into the extraordinary milestones achieved by Green Plains. Brace yourself for a captivating journey through their trailblazing efforts and unrivaled dedication to sustainability.

 To see Green Plains’ 2022 Sustainability Report click here .