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2016 Sustainability Report Demonstrates Local Impact of Global Commitment to Responsible Operations

2016 Sustainability Report Demonstrates Local Impact of Global Commitment to Responsible Operations Parker’s 2016 Sustainability Report is now available, showcasing team member-driven initiatives which are helping to strengthen communities, conserve resources and make a positive environmental impact at the local level.

“We all share a commitment to responsible operations, and as Parker celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2017, we will look to the future for new opportunities to make a positive impact on the world,” noted Tom Williams, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Lee Banks, President and Chief Operating Officer in a leadership message in the report.  

From creating value for customers and shareholders, to preserving the environment and creating a positive impact on team members and in local communities, the concept of sustainability is aligned with the goals that have driven Parker since the company was founded a century ago.

Regardless of their role within the company’s operations, Parker’s sustainability commitment is shared by team members around the world:

To responsibly solve the world’s greatest engineering challenges to foster enduring success for the company, customers and communities.

All sustainability initiatives at Parker are aligned with the company’s ambition to create a positive impact in people’s lives.

Highlights from the 2016 Sustainability Report include:

  • 53% reduction in the Recordable Incident Rate since 2011, in pursuit of zero accidents
  • 214 Parker facilities were accident free in 2016
  • 85% of the waste generated from Parker’s manufacturing operations was recycled
  • The Parker Hannifin Foundation donated more than $6 million to 250 qualified charitable organizations
  • In response to Parker’s Earth Day Challenge, 35 unique local projects resulted in a 7.5 million gallon decrease in water consumption and 17 million kWh reduction in energy use, and 200 tons of waste by-product was prevented from reaching landfills

The report is available for download at www.parker.com/sustainability.

Comments and feedback are welcome to sustainableparker@parker.com. Please reference 2016 Sustainability Report in the subject line.

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