WhiteWave Foods Celebrates First Year as an Independent Company by Issuing Inaugural Corporate Social Responsibility Report at the GRI G4 Core Level

The WhiteWave 2012-2013 Corporate Social Responsibility Report discloses economic, environmental and social impacts informed by a dialogue with experts and NGOs in sustainable agriculture and dairy, health and nutrition, packaging, waste and other areas. The report establishes the company’s vision and reports progress across three key areas: “Making Better Products,” “Reducing our Footprint” and “Creating a Culture of Caring.” Included below are highlights from each section of the report.

“Making Better Products” illustrates the company’s commitment to quality, food safety, responsible sourcing, sustainable agriculture, transparent labeling, third-party assurances and sustainable packaging.

“Reducing Our Footprint” highlights the company’s environmental achievements to date, including resource conservation, renewable energy and water conservation.

“Creating a Culture of Caring” focuses on employee education, wellness, philanthropy, and community engagement.

*The LAND O LAKES brand is owned by Land O’Lakes, Inc. and is used by license.

SOURCE The WhiteWave Foods Company