TORONTO, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global
leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today
announced it has been named to Canada's Green 30, an annual list of top
companies based on Aon Hewitt's Employee Green Index.
Celestica's sustainability strategy is focused on the areas where the
company can make a positive impact in its industry and drive the most
significant improvements to its environmental footprint. These include:
Water and Energy Sustainability: Decrease the impact of its operations on the environment by reducing
the consumption of energy and water.
Material Stewardship: Reduce, reuse and recycle products and materials that are at the end of
Sustainable Solutions: Understand the environmental footprint of our customers' products, and
proactively help our customers to 'green' their supply chains.
Employee Sustainability: Foster a positive and engaged workforce that drives innovation and
empowers people to make a difference.
Sustainable Communities: Develop initiatives that create positive change in the communities
around the world
"We believe companies have a responsibility to lead change and to drive
innovation in the area of sustainability and we are pleased to be named
to Canada's Green 30 for the third consecutive year," said Todd
Melendy, Vice President, Sustainability and Compliance, Celestica. "We
are proud of our employees around the globe who are implementing
creative approaches to reducing energy and water consumption, reusing
and recycling materials, and collaborating with our customers and
suppliers to develop sustainable solutions."
To determine Canada's Green 30, Aon Hewitt, a leader in human capital
consulting and outsourcing solutions, surveyed over 190,000 employees
at 280 organizations with regard to their employers' commitment to
environmental stewardship. The final list is compiled from employee
feedback and categorized according to Aon Hewitt's Employee Green
Index, which focuses on employers' environmental strategies and
activities, as well as their efforts to consider long-term social,
environmental and economic impacts when making business decisions.
The Green 30 list appears in Maclean's magazine.
Celestica is dedicated to delivering end-to-end product lifecycle
solutions to drive our customers' success. Through our simplified
global operations network and information technology platform, we are
solid partners who deliver informed, flexible solutions that enable our
customers to succeed in the markets they serve. Committed to providing
a truly differentiated customer experience, our agile and adaptive
employees share a proud history of demonstrated expertise and
creativity that provides our customers with the ability to overcome
For further information on Celestica, visit www.celestica.com.
SOURCE: Celestica Inc.
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