Kimberly-Clark Releases 2021 Sustainability Report

July 20, 2022

Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, has published its 2021 Global Sustainability Progress Report.

The report details the company’s progress toward its 2030 sustainability goals and highlights its achievements in the past 12 months. Kimberly-Clark’s study also focuses on the company’s climate action commitments, including a 41% reduction in operational emissions. Kimberly-Clark also achieved a 34% reduction of water consumption and increased the amount of packaging globally that is reusable, recyclable, or compostable to nearly 84%.

“As Kimberly-Clark continues to grow our business, caring for our people, consumers, customers, partners, and communities remains front and center,” said Mike Hsu, Kimberly-Clark chairman and CEO. “From our commitment to climate stewardship and our efforts to develop more sustainable solutions for our product portfolio to our focus on inclusion and diversity and our ambition to advance the well-being of 1 billion people around the world, we’ll continue to drive positive impact as we create long-term value for our shareholders.”

About Kimberly-Clark Professional
Kimberly-Clark Professional offers an array of hand hygiene and contamination-control products. Located in Roswell, Georgia, Kimberly-Clark Professional is one of Kimberly-Clark Corp.’s four business sectors. For more information, visit