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Aiken Corp recognizes that building sustainable business practices to enhance the value of the company is in the best interest of our company, associates, suppliers, customers and community. We also understand that our customers have sustainability initiatives; Aiken Corp is committed to help them achieve their sustainability goals. At Aiken Corp, we are approaching sustainability to meet the three primary goals as defined by the UN World Commission on Environment and Development: Social Impact (People) Environmental Protection (Planet) Economic Growth (Performance)
 
Our Goal By 2015 Aiken Corp will provide access to at least 2 wellness programs to 100% of Aiken Corp's associates. Increase the percentage of eligible associates participating in Aiken Corp on the move, a team based step, exercise and weight loss program, by 40% over 2011 participation. Safety achievement and maintain injury rates that are less than 50% of the industry average.
 
Associate Development 100% of associates participate in Sustainability training. Increase participation in the Associate Engagement Survey by 5% over 2012 participation. Community Engagement Implement a global tracking system for volunteerism. Engage 15% of associates in Aiken Corp-sponsored community events. Increase dollars donated by Aiken Corp for charitable giving by 10% over 2010.
 
Planet Energy & Emissions Reduce energy use by 5% per associate over 2010 use. Waste & Recycling Currently being developed Performance Sustainable Products. Improve and increase sustainable product offerings and innovation. Continual improvement expand ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 Certification programs.




Aiken Corp recognizes that building sustainable business practices to enhance the value of the company is in the best interest of our company, associates, suppliers, customers and community. We also understand that our customers have sustainability initiatives; Aiken Corp is committed to help them achieve their sustainability goals. At Aiken Corp, we are approaching sustainability to meet the three primary goals as defined by the UN World Commission on Environment and Development: Social Impact (People) Environmental Protection (Planet) Economic Growth (Performance)
 
Our Goal By 2015 Aiken Corp will provide access to at least 2 wellness programs to 100% of Aiken Corp's associates. Increase the percentage of eligible associates participating in Aiken Corp on the move, a team based step, exercise and weight loss program, by 40% over 2011 participation. Safety achievement and maintain injury rates that are less than 50% of the industry average.
 
Associate Development 100% of associates participate in Sustainability training. Increase participation in the Associate Engagement Survey by 5% over 2012 participation. Community Engagement Implement a global tracking system for volunteerism. Engage 15% of associates in Aiken Corp-sponsored community events. Increase dollars donated by Aiken Corp for charitable giving by 10% over 2010.
 
Planet Energy & Emissions Reduce energy use by 5% per associate over 2010 use. Waste & Recycling Currently being developed Performance Sustainable Products. Improve and increase sustainable product offerings and innovation. Continual improvement expand ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 Certification programs.