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Protecting Natural Infrastructure through E-Waste Stewardship .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform
Information
  • Submitted by: Lockheed Martin
  • Keywords: ecosystem impact, industrial ecology, raw material
  • Location: USA, Worldwide
  • Date of completion: 2012
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Deliverables & Resources
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  • This voluntary initiative came from Global Compact
Protecting Natural Infrastructure through E-Waste Stewardship

Partner(s)

Lockheed Martin

Description/achievement of initiative

Lockheed Martin commits to reduce potential damage to natural infrastructure, develop k-12 outreach material on this topic.

Implementation methodologies

This commitment aligns with Lockheed Martin's Go Green program, which was established in 2008 to reduce adverse environmental impacts from our operations and achieve a 25% absolute reduction in carbon emissions, waste to landfills and water usage by 2012.

For detailed information about how it will be achieved, Please see the Report: Sustainability for Growth: Unlocking Potential, Securing Our Future 2011 Lockheed Martin Corporation Sustainability Report

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Develop K-12 educational outreach materials on this topic for use by educators and students. 2012
Reduce potential damage to natural infrastructure by reducing water, land, and air pollution resulting from the disposition of electronic waste (e-waste*) by instituting stringent practices for the responsible management, disposition and tracking of e-waste. 2012
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