A&E’s recent sustainability report demonstrates A&E’s enduring commitment towards achieving its global goals in the areas of safety, environmental sustainability, and corporate social responsibility.
Key achievements included in this report:
- 32% reduction in global water consumption since 2006
- 17% reduction in A&E’s global carbon footprint since 2006
- 99 Million kilowatt hours saved since 2006
- A&E Lanka (Sri Lanka) achieved zero waste to landfill. Zero waste to landfill is the A&E global goal for all facilities.
- A&E is one of 16 recipients of the 2013 “America’s Safest Company” award, given by EHS Today Magazine
Please click here or on the image below to download a copy of the report.
About American & Efird
A&E is the largest U.S. manufacturer and the world’s second-largest manufacturer and distributor of premium quality industrial and consumer sewing thread, embroidery thread and technical textiles. Producers of apparel, automotive components, home furnishings, medical supplies, footwear and a diverse range of industrial products rely on A&E industrial sewing thread to manufacture their products. Customers select A&E as the preferred choice for industrial sewing thread, embroidery thread and technical textiles because of A&E’s dedication to providing its customers with the finest products and services, at the highest quality, delivered globally. Through its global network, A&E’s products are manufactured in 20 countries, distributed in 44 countries and sold in over 95 countries. In addition to A&E’s steadfast commitment to superior quality and customer service, A&E is a recognized industry leader in environmental sustainability and corporate social responsibility, and operates its global facilities with the utmost regard for the safety and health of its associates employed worldwide. A&E owns or operates 22 manufacturing facilities and employs over 9,000 associates around the world directly or in partnership with joint venture partners. For more information, please visit www.amefird.com.