INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Firestone Building Products Company, LLC (Firestone) today released its 2014 Sustainability Report. The annual report provides a comprehensive review of the company's many ongoing sustainable manufacturing and business processes, as well as the environmental implications of its product portfolio, demonstrating year-over-year leadership and progress toward the company's commitment to operate responsibly.
"At Firestone Building Products, we are working continuously to ensure a healthy environment for current and future generations from 'Roots to Rooftops', and this report reflects our progress and efforts against that goal," said Timothy Dunn, President, Firestone Building Products. "We are proud of the progress we have made, and look forward to continuing to ingrain our culture of environmental stewardship in everything we do, from responsible manufacturing to improving the sustainability of the communities where we work and live."
The report details Firestone's progress, activities and achievements through two scopes: social and governance, and environmental. Aligned with parent company Bridgestone Corporation's One Team, One Planet sustainability platform, the 2014 report describes the company's overarching program and focuses on three major environmental objectives: being in harmony with nature, valuing natural resources and reducing CO2 emissions.
Firestone teammates are the foundation of the company's innovation and accomplishments. With a committed focus on diversity, health, safety and emergency preparedness, Firestone guides employees to realize corporate goals. This empowers employees to improve communities, revitalize local environments and support and grow local economies through financial contributions and volunteerism.
The 2014 Sustainability Report is now available for download: http://firestonebpco.com/about-us/.
About Firestone Building Products Company, LLC:
Firestone Building Products Company, LLC is a leading manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive "Roots to Rooftops" product portfolio for commercial building performance solutions. By taking the entire building envelope into consideration, Firestone Building Products meets individual customer and project needs for roofing, wall, landscape and lining solutions. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind., the company also offers outstanding technical services, an international network of roofing contractors, distributors and field sales representatives, and superior warranty protection. Products include: commercial roofing systems, roofing accessories, green roofing systems, photovoltaic and daylighting systems, vegetative roofing systems, metal wall panels, insulation, cavity wall construction, pond liners and geomembranes.
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