The CEO Water Mandate Secretariat welcomes Reckitt Benckiser Group as its latest endorsing company! Via its endorsement of the Mandate in August 2021, Reckitt joins a diverse, global community of over 190 companies that have made a commitment to advancing water stewardship.
Based in the UK, Reckitt sells a variety of health, hygiene and nutrition products. With operations in 60 countries and selling to markets in over 200, Reckitt’s brands have an extensive global reach. Annual revenue exceeds £13.9 billion and Reckitt employs over 43,000 workers worldwide.
Reckitt has several initiatives to improve water stewardship in their product supply-chain. The company has set a goal to reduce water use in operations 30% by 2025 and reduce total water footprint 50% by 2040. Across 20 water stressed sites Reckitt also aims to become water positive by 2030. Since 2012 the company has reduced water use by 13% per product dose and 39% by product unit.
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