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Sustainable PNNL - Balancing social, environmental, and economic needs for a more sustainable future

Approach

Our sustainability approach is driven by environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and economic prosperity. Much like a honeycomb with its interlocking pieces that gain strength through mutual support and integrationthese three pillars and 12 focus areas create a sustainability program that is greater than the sum of its parts. This is our triple bottom line.

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We recognize the value of using an external standard for sustainability reporting to enable a balanced, transparent, and comparable representation of our organizational performance toward the goal of sustainable development. Our performance assessment and reporting approach aligns with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) guidelines, which enable organizations of all types to disclose results in a similar way. The GRI provides an integrated view of the environmental, social, and economic impacts that are important to our stakeholders and PNNL's long-term success.

PNNL Sustainability