Medline Recognized for Sustainability InitiativesJanuary 12, 2022
Medline Industries Inc. has been named the recipient of a 2021 Sustainability, Environmental Achievement and Leadership (SEAL) Business Sustainability Award in the category of environmental initiatives.
The annual SEAL awards program recognizes companies across the world for implementing impactful and innovative environmental initiatives. Medline was honored for the company’s Sustainable Packaging Lab, a cross-functional program that resulted in a 455,000-pound reduction in packaging-related waste in its first year.
“Winning a SEAL Business Sustainability Award for environmental initiatives is an exciting recognition of Medline’s commitment to leadership and transparency in the development of our products, which are essential to supporting a healthy and vibrant healthcare ecosystem across the continuum of care,” said Francesca Olivier, Medline senior director of social responsibility. “Our Sustainable Packaging Lab is making an impact as our organization expands its focus on environmental, social, and governance issues that drive change in our industry and business as a whole.”
Medline Industries Inc. is a Mundelein, Illinois-based distributor of medical supplies and equipment. For more information, visit www.medline.com.