Green Power Partnership
|Baxter International Inc.|
|Organization Type||Health Care|
|Percentage Green Power||19.6%|
|Percent of Green Power Use Third-Party Certified (excluding On-site)||100%|
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Baxter International Inc. is a global, diversified healthcare company that develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with chronic and acute medical conditions. Baxter applies a unique combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide. At Baxter, sustainability is about creating lasting social, environmental and economic value by addressing the needs of the company’s wide-ranging stakeholder base. Baxter is committed to sourcing 20 percent of facility energy usage from renewable sources. Purchases of renewable energy certificates (RECs), along with use of on-site solar PV and geothermal systems, contributes to Baxter’s goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 45 percent indexed to revenue by 2015. In addition to Baxter’s renewable energy use, the company has committed to reductions in energy use, water use, and waste generation, and continually seeks to minimize life cycle impacts of its products. Baxter is proud to be an organization-wide member of the Green Power Partnership since 2007.