B2B integrated distribution company Office Depot Inc. has released its 2019 Corporate Sustainability Report. The report includes sustainability information for Office Depot, CompuCom and Grand & Toy.
The accomplishments and progress in 2019 include the 11% reduction in energy consumption, 8% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, diversion of 24,000 metric tons from landfills and recycling of 4.4 million pounds of technology and e-waste.
The company’s employees volunteered for more than 25,000 hours in different investment initiatives. Office Depot also helped diverse business reached total sales of more than $400 million through its supplier diversity program. The report also contains future sustainability goals focusing on energy consumption, transportation emissions and local communities. These include reducing fuel consumption by 15% by 2021, improving cube utilization by 10%, reducing energy consumption by 10%, increasing the number of associate volunteers by 216% and increasing associate volunteer hours by 80%.