Green Power Partnership
|Organization Type||Consumer Products|
|Annual Green Power Usage (kWh)||31,000,000|
|Percentage Green Power||35%|
|Purchasing Third-Party Certified Green Power Product?||Yes|
|Partner's Reporting Period||1/1/2013 - 12/31/2013|
|Latest Annual Report Received On||4/9/2014|
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Founded in 1948, Haworth, Inc. is a global manufacturer of adaptable workspaces and interior architectural systems, including raised access flooring, movable walls, systems furniture, wood and metal casegoods, files, and seating products. Corporate headquarters are located in Holland, Michigan. Haworth owns and operates 10 manufacturing facilities in the USA. Haworth also operates 2 facilities in Canada, 8 in Europe and 2 in the Asia-Pacific region. All facilities measure and seek to reduce their carbon footprint.
Haworth developed its initial environmental policy statement in the 1990s, and the company's current environmental mission is to be a sustainable corporation. In keeping with the principle of sustainability, Haworth's energy management practices aim to increase energy efficiency and utilize renewable energy alternatives with the long term objective of making the company climate-neutral. In 2010, Haworth purchased renewable energy certificates for 9 percent of its energy use in the US.
According to John Mooney, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Sustainability Champion, "Haworth is committed to becoming a sustainable company including a goal to become carbon neutral. We continue to accelerate our efforts to reduce our carbon footprint through conservation, with the intent to eventually eliminate it through renewable energy."