In fact, back in the 1970s our wastewater effluent standards were exemplary enough to become the model for those of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency itself. In the 1990s, we led the industry in eliminating mercury and cadmium from household batteries. And more recently, we have taken even more proactive steps to minimize the impact of our products and manufacturing processes.
Energizer proactively addresses environmental, social and economic considerations at the earliest stages of product development.
As with all facets of our business, we are always actively searching for ways to improve our efforts. We know that conservation is an ongoing challenge that can never be considered done, and must be continuously improved upon.