02/01/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/01/2023 05:18
HARVEY, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Atkore Inc. (the "Company" or "Atkore") (NYSE: ATKR) today released its 2022 Sustainability Report, detailing the Company's environment, social and governance (ESG) practices in key areas that include management of natural resources, health & safety, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) and employee engagement. Additionally, ESG efforts detailed within the 2022 Sustainability Report have been recognized recently by several leading independent organizations.
In addition to addressing sustainability in our operations, we continue to support our customers in reaching their own sustainability goals and the global transition to a lower-carbon economy.
We know that Atkore products have an important role to play in safely and sustainably transporting electricity and water from their generation sources to consumers.
"We take seriously sustainable business practices, which have played an integral role in Atkore's success," said Atkore's President and CEO Bill Waltz. "As society continues to seek solutions to address the impacts of climate change, our products can play a critical role in equipping our customers for a sustainable and resilient future. We are pleased to report the substantial progress our team has made toward achieving our ESG objectives in 2022 not only with regards to bringing innovative products to market, but as a positive corporate citizen and a preferred place to work."
Highlights of Atkore's 2022 Sustainability Report:
Atkore is also pleased to announce that we've recently been recognized for our ESG and sustainability efforts and overall performance by several leading independent organizations, as follows:
"We are committed to fostering a workplace where everyone feels respect, appreciated and safe every day. We are focused on building on our programs to embed equity and inclusion into every aspect of our business and empower our employees to be their best selves. By doing so, we will continue to advance on our journey of Building Better Together for our team, our customers and communities," added Mr. Waltz.
The 2022 Atkore Sustainability Report was prepared in alignment with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards and the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Standard for Electrical & Electronic Equipment (RT-EE version 2018-10) but is not fully in accordance with either standard. The report is available on the company's website at: https://investors.atkore.com/environment-social-and-governance/overview/default.aspx.
About Atkore Inc.
Atkore is forging a future where our employees, customers, suppliers, shareholders and communities are building better together - a future focused on serving the customer and powering and protecting the world. With a network of manufacturing and distribution facilities worldwide, Atkore is a leading provider of electrical, safety and infrastructure solutions. To learn more, please visit www.atkore.com.
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