Global Sustainability Statement & Goals

Spectrum Brands understands that current and future generations depend on our company to respect people and preserve the environments where we live and work. Our employees' well-being is a priority, and we endeavor to maintain a safe, healthy and engaged workforce.​

As a global consumer products company, we recognize our responsibility to address our impacts. SpectrumFirst, the guiding principles that inspire our people and customers, advances sustainable business processes to preserve natural resources and minimize our carbon footprint. Spectrum Brands is dedicated to producing safe, high-performing products, taking into account their lifecycle considerations.

We deliver long-term value to our customers by developing innovative solutions to meet their evolving needs and expectations. Beyond our operations, Spectrum Brands is committed to positively impacting people's lives and the world around us. In every country where we operate, we uphold the highest ethical standards —​ within our company and in the communities we serve. Together, we will enable our stakeholders and future generations to thrive.

Products & Supply Chain – Every Spectrum Brands business will identify the two most significant environmental and social issues in its product categories, and achieve​ annual improvements between 2017 and 2022.

Sustainability Governance – Achieve recognition for sustainable business practices on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index by 2022.

Energy & Climate Change – Reduce our carbon footprint (scope 1 and 2 market-based emissions) 3% year over year through FY 2022 on a per revenue basis from FY 2017.

Water – Improve our water efficiency across Spectrum Brands locations by 3% on a per revenue basis from FY 2017 to FY 2022.

Safety & Health – Build, promote, and uphold our Destination​ Zero safety culture (zero-injury goals) across Spectrum Brands global locations.

Communities – Develop and launch a signature outreach sustainability program to positively affect the people in all communities where Spectrum Brands operates.