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Amcor Releases 2013 Sustainability Report


Notes reduction of 13 percent in greenhouse gas emissions

Amcor announced the release of its 2013 Sustainability Report, detailing the company’s sustainability performance for the FY2012-2013 period. This year marks the 11th year the company has published information and data on its environment, social and economic performance.

Amcor’s approach to sustainability is driven by a framework consisting of five key focus areas: environment, community, workplace, marketplace and economy. Performance is measured in each of these areas to allow for benchmarking against international standards and other corporate peers.

Performance highlights for 2013 include:
• More than half of Amcor’s 300+ sites worldwide achieved Amcor’s target of ‘No Injuries.’
• Reduction of 13% in greenhouse gas emissions.
• Waste to landfill intensity reduction by 31%.
• Reduction of 12% in water use intensity at sites in Australia and New Zealand.

Amcor is listed on global and regional market indices, including the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index; the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index, Materials Sector, Australia and New Zealand region; and the FTSE4Good index.

A 2013 Sustainability Review that provides a summary of Amcor’s sustainability performance is also available. To view or download the detailed 2013 Sustainability Report or Sustainability Review, or to provide feedback, visit